Technip awarded subsea contracts in the Gulf of MexicoNews // January 27, 2015
Stone Energy Corporation has awarded Technip a flexible pipe supply contract and a contract and an installation contract for the Amethyst field in Mississippi Canyon 26 in the Gulf of Mexico.
The first contract includes the detailed engineering, procurement, fabrication, assembly and testing of a 5in production static riser (almost 9km long) as well as all associated hardware.
The second award covers the installation of the pipe as a tieback to the Pompano fixed platform, in approximately 395m of water depth.
Technipís operating centre in Houston, Texas, will manage the project, which is due to be completed during the second half of 2015.
The flexible pipe will be manufactured at the groupís Asiaflex Products plant in Tanjung Langsat, Malaysia. It will be installed using Deep Blue, Technipís deepwater pipelay vessel.