DeepOcean awarded North sea trenching contractProjects and Operations // April 17, 2013
DeepOcean UK Ltd, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding, has secured a contract from Technip for trenching services on the Stella Field Development, which is operated by Ithaca Energy.
The contract includes project management, engineering and associated trenching and backfilling works for the infield flexible flowlines and umbilicals.
In addition, DeepOcean will provide post-lay trenching and backfilling services to the export rigid pipelines.
DeepOcean will mobilise some of its key intervention assets including the AMP 500 plough and BFP backfill plough. Installation is due to take place in summer 2013 from Maersk Assister.