FMC taps Aveon for Egina subsea structures offshore Nigeria

Offshore staff

LAGOS, Nigeria – FMC Technologies has contracted Aveon Offshore to fabricate more than 5,000 metric tons (5,511 tons) of subsea structures for the Egina field development offshore Nigeria.

Operator Total Upstream Nigeria awarded FMC the engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning contract for the subsea production systems.

Aveon is performing fabrication at its 240,000-sq m (2.58-million sq ft) yard in Rumuolumeni, near Port Harcourt. First steel was cut in December. Load-out and sail-away of the subsea structures is expected to get under way during the second half of 2015.


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