Wood Group Awarded Commissioning Services for Chevron's Big Foot Facility

Chevron granted Wood Group a contract to commission the Big Foot extended tension leg platform (E-TLP) in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Work will be carried out by DSI, Wood Group PSN’s commissioning service business.

DSI’s scope of work covers the entire commissioning process, from development of procedures, through inspection and testing of every operational component at the fabrication yards, to the final hand-over systems to Chevron. Big Foot is located on Walker Ridge Block 29, roughly 225 miles (362 kilometers) south of New Orleans, in 5,000 feet (1,524 meters) of water. 

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