Subsea 7 wins offshore Brazil flex-lay extension

Offshore staff

LUXEMBOURGPetrobras has awarded Subsea 7 a two-year, $200-million contract to install flexible lines for various projects offshore Brazil.

Subsea 7 will use its construction/flex-lay vessel Seven Seas for the program on a day rate basis. The vessel has been operating for Petrobras under a similar day rate contract since 2013 and will start the new contract one in direct continuation to the current one.

Seven Seas, which can operate in water depths up to 3,000 m (9,842 ft), has a flexible pipelay system with top tension capacity of 430 metric tons (474 tons).


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...