JDR to supply umbilicals and reels for FMC in West Africa

Offshore staff

LITTLEPORT, UKJDR has won a contract with FMC Technologies in Kongsberg, Norway, to design and supply umbilicals and reels for an intervention workover control system (IWOCS) for a West African field development.

The project includes hydraulics to fiber optics, with 20 km (12 mi) of specially designed JDR IWOC umbilicals that will be deployed across nine JDR-designed reelers.

The project, with a delivery in mid-2014, will be designed by JDR’s in-house engineering teams and manufactured at their facility in Littleport, UK. JDR will also test and pre-qualify the reeler packages in advance of deployment.



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