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    Technip wins Baobab field subsea development contract

    News // September 12, 2003
    CNR International (Côte d'Ivoire) SARL has awarded Technip an EPIC contract worth about US$125 million, for the subsea development of the Baobab oil field offshore Ivory Coast. CNR International (Côte d'Ivoire) SARL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Natural Resources Limited.

    The Baobab field is located 65km from Abidjan, in water depths ranging from 900m to 1300m.

    The contract mainly covers the design, procurement/fabrication and installation of rigid pipelines as well as flexible risers and free issue steel core umbilicals. It also includes the installation of manifolds and spool pieces and the precommissioning of all pipelines and risers.

    The installation of the pipelines is scheduled for the last quarter of 2004 with the remaining subsea construction works to be completed during the first quarter of 2005.

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