Subsea 7 Secures E.ON Contract for Huntington Development

E.ON Ruhrgas has awarded Subsea 7 an engineering and installation contract for the Huntington development in the UK sector of the North Sea.

Work includes the installation of 7 miles (12 kilometers) of an 8-inch gas export pipeline, installation of infield flexible flowlines, main static umbilical and associated risers, as well as installation of subsea structures followed by tie-ins, pre-commissioning and system testing.

Engineering work has commenced in the Aberdeen office with installation using several of Subsea 7’s fleet occurring through to 2012.

Huntington is located 140 miles (225 kilometers) northeast of Aberdeen in Block 22/14 in a water depth of 295 feet (90 meters). The oil field is operated by E.ON Ruhrgas, holding a 25% interest; Premier Oil holds 40%; Carrizo holds 15%; and Altinex holds the remaining 20% interest. 

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