Wintershall moves North Sea platform to new location

Offshore staff

SCHIEDAM, the Netherlands -- Wintershall Noordzee’s multi-purpose platform P6-S has relocated to the Dutch offshore Q quadrant.

KCI Engineering designed the self-installing floating platform in the 1990s for Clyde Petroleum.  The company also prepared the procedures for removal from the P6-S location, the tow, and subequent installation at the new Q1-D site.

Additionally, KCI managed the associated topside modifications, structural strength analysis for the Q1-D platform, and detailed design for the new Q1-D pipeline.


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