Fugro to provide ROV services for ONGC

Offshore staff

MUMBAI, IndiaONGC has contracted Fugro to provide ROV services on board the drillship Sagar Vijay.

The contract involves providing support for deepwater drilling off the east coast of India, in depths up to 900 m (2,953 ft).

A range of tasks will be performed by Fugro’s FCV ROV, the company said, including seabed surveys, monitoring of subsea drilling operations, guideline cutting and reinstallation, remote intervention and AX/VX ring gasket installation. Services also include setting up regular fluid injection, drilling re-entry, bullseye checks and routine video monitoring, inspection and cleaning on and around the BOP.

The company will also provide drill support tooling during the 18-month project, which is expected to commence in May 2016.


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