Nexans awarded Prirazlomnaya platform contract

Sevmash has awarded Nexans an $8.8-million contract to develop, manufacture, and supply 850 km (528 mi) of low-temperature and ice-resistant control, instrumentation, and power cables for the marine ice-protected Prirazlomnaya stationary oil production platform in the Barents Sea.

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PARIS -- Sevmash has awarded Nexans an $8.8-million contract to develop, manufacture, and supply 850 km (528 mi) of low-temperature and ice-resistant control, instrumentation, and power cables for the marine ice-protected Prirazlomnaya stationary oil production platform in the Barents Sea.

Nexans Kukdong Electric Wire Co., Korea is producing the cables. Deliveries will continue until the end of 2011.

The Prirazlomnya platform was constructed for the development of the Prirazlomnoye oil field and is the first oil production project on the Russian arctic shelf.

10/29/2009

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