Nexans wins power umbilical contract for Jack and St Malo fieldsNews // November 7, 2011
Nexans has been awarded a contract by Chevron USA Inc to design, manufacture and supply a total of 138,000ft (42km) of power umbilicals and terminations for the Jack and St Malo fields in the Gulf of Mexico.
The umbilicals will be loaded out from the new long-term storage carousel in Mobile, Alabama dedicated to providing enhanced logistical support for customers in the Gulf of Mexico region.
The Jack and St Malo fields are located within 25 miles (40km) of each other approximately 280 miles (450km) south of New Orleans, Louisiana, in water depths of 7,000ft (2,100m).
The project will comprise three subsea centers tied back to a hub production facility with a capacity of 170,000 barrels of oil and 42.5 million cubic feet of natural gas per day.