Audubon awarded EPC contract for Shell’s Mars Corridor assets

June 3, 2022
Audubon Engineering Co. LP has entered a three-year contract with Shell Offshore Inc. to provide brownfield engineering and procurement services support for Shell’s Mars Corridor.

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HOUSTON — Audubon Engineering Co. LP, a provider of engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and fabrication services, has entered a three-year contract with Shell Offshore Inc., a subsidiary of Shell Plc, to provide brownfield engineering and procurement services support for Shell’s Mars Corridor.

The contract, which comes with two one-year options to extend, covers some of Shell’s offshore assets in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, including its Mars, Olympus, Ursa and Vito tension leg platforms. The water depths for this deepwater portfolio range from approximately 3,000 ft to 4,000 ft (914 m to 1,200 m).

The contract scope spans topside engineering and procurement services, encompassing single-well subsea tiebacks; crane, lifeboat and HVAC replacements; controls, firewater system and utility upgrades; gas-lift installation; and prefabricated skid packages.

Audubon’s local operating centers in New Orleans, La., and Houston will execute the contract.