McDermott to provide quarters modules for BG offshore Trinidad

Offshore staff

HOUSTON – McDermott International Inc. (NYSE: MDR) has won a brownfield contract to provide two new permanent living quarter modules for BG Trinidad & Tobago Ltd. (“BG”) as operator of North Coast Marine Area (“NCMA”) block.

The award includes front-end engineering design, design engineering, construction, transportation, and installation.

The two modules will comprise a 640-ton, 60-man quarters for the Hibiscus platform and a 915-ton, 62-man quarters for the Poinsettia platform. The Hibiscus module also will accommodate new electrical power generation and distribution, the design of which is being performed by the McDermott engineering office in Houston. The Poinsettia and Hibiscus fields are offshore in Trinidad’s North Coast Marine Area (“NCMA”) area in waters up to 530 ft (162 m) deep.   

Detailed engineering is under way at the McDermott Houston engineering office. Structural fabrication and architectural outfitting is being performed at McDermott’s fabrication yard in Morgan City, Louisiana.



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...