Technip receives subsea decommissioning and installation contract in GoM

Offshore staff

HOUSTONTechnip has received a contract from Chevron North America Exploration and Production Co. for the decommissioning of the brownfield development and installation of new subsea equipment supporting a floating production system. The project is located in Mississsippi Canyon, Gulf of Mexico, in a water depth of about 6,562 ft (2,000 m).

The project scope includes:

·         Project management and engineering

·         De-commissioning of existing equipment including manifold, jumpers and flying leads

·         Fabrication and installation of 5 mi (8.8 km) of steel lazy wave riser, flowline and pipeline end terminations

·         Installation of 5 mi (8.8 km) gas lift umbilical, replacement manifold, and associated hardware

·         Fabrication and installation of manifold foundation and seven jumpers

·         Pre-commissioning and testing.

Technip's operating center in Houston will perform the overall project management. The infield flowline and riser will be welded at the group’s spoolbase in Mobile, Alabama. The offshore installation is expected to be performed in the second half of 2016 by vessels from Technip’s fleet. The Deep Blue, ultra-deepwater pipelay and subsea construction vessel will install the steel lazy wave riser, flowline, and gas lift umbilical, and the Global 1200, will install the manifold and foundation.

06/10/2015

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

Whitepapers

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...