Technip awarded contract for Balnaves field developmentContracts, Tenders and Rates // July 13, 2012
Apache Energy Ltd has awarded Technip a subsea installation contract worth approximately A$60 million (about €50 million) for the Balnaves oil field development, located in the Carnarvon Basin, offshore North Western Australia, in a water depth of approximately 135m.
The contract includes the project management, design, engineering and installation of:
• 7km of flexible flowlines and risers,
• 3km of umbilicals,
• manifolds, spools, flying leads and jumpers,
• a mooring system and riser column.
Technip’s operating centre in Perth, Australia, will execute the contract, with engineering to commence immediately.
The project is scheduled to be completed during the second half of 2013. Technip’s new-built multipurpose installation and construction vessel, Deep Orient, will be used during the offshore campaign and will commence operations in 2013.