HOUSTON– McDermott International Inc. has completed the installation of a 3,086-ton central processing platform (CPP) topsides at the Kepodang gas field offshore Indonesia.
The company used the tight-slot float-over method in the Muriah Working Area for PC Muriah Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary ofPetronas.
The project scope included procurement, construction, installation, and commissioning of the CPP topsides and jacket, a wellhead module, a wellhead platform and jacket, 1.7-mi (2.7-km), 10-in. diameter infield flowline, and installation of remote control facilities at an onshore receiving facility. The total weight of overall facilities is about 11,000 tons.
TheKepodang field is located about 112 mi (180 km) northeast of Semarang, Central Java, in water depths of up to 230 ft (70 m). The field is expected to supply gas to the Tambak Lorok power plant in Semarang, Central Java.