Ocean Installer wins new Brazil contract with Saipem

Offshore staff

STAVANGER, NorwayOcean Installer has won a contract for subsea umbilical, riser, and flowline (SURF) support work in Brazil for Saipem. The contract, which will see the Normand Clipper in Brazil for eight months, is valued at $50 million, with options to extend.

Ocean Installer will support Saipem’s installation of multiple steel catenary lazy-wave risers, free-standing hybrid risers, and export pipelines for the Iracema and presalt projects in the Santos basin area for Petrobras. The scope of work includes a range of services including survey, TDP monitoring, metrology, installation, deployment/recovery, and pre-commissioning.

The Normand Clipper will be mobilizing in October in the Gulf of Mexico before transiting to Brazil to start the work.


The Normand Clipper will provide support work for Saipem in Brazil soon for eight months.

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