Neptune Marine Services contracted for Gorgon LNG projectProjects and Operations // January 26, 2010
Neptune Marine Services Ltd has contracted to provide diving, survey and vessel support services on Chevron Australia’s Gorgon LNG project in Western Australia. Valued at more than A$5 million , the comprehensive work scope which forms part of the ‘Gorgon Initial Works’ programme awarded to Marine & Civil Construction Pty Ltd includes:
• Installation of piping and the offshore pump station associated with the temporary desalination plant at Barrow Island.
• Diving support for the construction of a new supply barge facility.
• The provision of: construction support (third party) and dive support (Neptune) vessels and associated crews; offshore diving systems and associated personnel; hydrographic/marine survey equipment and associated personnel; an offshore construction supervisor to oversee operations onboard the marine and civil construction barge.
Work on the Gorgon project was due to commence this month and will contribute to revenue and earnings in the second half of the comapny's FY 2010.