Kvaerner Wins Contract for Dalia Field

TotalFinaElf Exploration & Production Angola has awarded Kvaerner Oilfield Products a US $3.1 million contract for pre-engineering and qualification testing of the subsea production systems for the Dalia field offshore Angola.

Kvaerner Oilfield Products will start pre-engineering and testing activity on September 16. The subsea production system includes 67 Xmas trees for controlling the well stream, nine manifolds as well as related control equipment.

The Dalia field is a major oil field, which is located in 1500 meters water depth, 200 kilometers offshore Angola. The field will be developed with a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit connected to the subsea wells.