EMAS AMC gets offshore pipelay contract for Aasen field

Offshore staff

OSLO, Norway – Det norske oljeselskap ASA has awarded EMAS AMC a $165-million contract for rigid pipelay and related subsea work at the Ivan Aasen field in the Norwegian North Sea.

The contracted scope of work includes project management, detailed engineering and procurement, construction, and installation of three 10-km (6.2-mi) rigid pipelines via reels, including spools, pipeline end terminations (PLETs), and seabed intervention.

The contract also has an option for EMAS AMC to procure and install a subsea power cable connecting the neighboring Edvard Grieg platform to the Ivar Aasen platform.

Project management and engineering work will commence immediately and will be managed from EMAS AMC’s office in Oslo. Offshore activities are scheduled to commence in 2015, with completion in 2016.

3/14/2013

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