PARIS -- BP Norge has awarded Duco a $3.5 million EPC contract for the Skarv field development. The field is located on the Norwegian continental shelf, in water depths ranging from 350 to 450 m (1,148 to 1,476 ft).
The contract covers engineering, procurement, project management services, and fabrication of two dynamic umbilicals, six static umbilicals, and one fiber optic cable.
The umbilical systems will be manufactured by Duco in its facility in Newcastle, UK. The project is scheduled for delivery in 2010.