Technip awarded contract for Bøyla field developmentNews // June 25, 2012
Marathon Oil Norge has awarded Technip an engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract, worth in excess of €300 million, for the Bøyla field development in the North Sea, located about 225km West of Stavanger, Norway, at a water depth of 120m.
The contract includes all activities necessary to complete the construction of the subsea system for the Bøyla field development and connect it to the existing Alvheim subsea facilities, located 28km away.
The contract covers:
• fabrication and reeled installation of a pipe-in-pipe production flowline, a plastic lined water injection flowline and a gas lift flowline,
• fabrication and installation of rigid spools,
• manufacturing and installation of flexible jumpers and umbilicals,
• tie-in by divers, trenching, rockdumping, and ready for operation activities.
Technip’s operating centre in Oslo, Norway, will execute the contract. Offshore construction will take place in 2014 with several vessels from Technip’s fleet, including the Deep Energy and the Skandi Arctic.