PARIS – Dubai Petroleum Establishment (DPE) has awarded Technip an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation contract for the Jalilah B field development, 90 km (56 mi) offshore Dubai in water depths of up to 60 m (197 ft).
The work scope includes construction and installation of the Jalilah B platform, comprising a 900-ton deck and a 500-ton jacket, along with 13 new risers on existing platforms.
Additionally, Technip will lay 110 km (68 mi) of pipelines ranging in diameter from 6-24-in., using three vessels including the company’s flagship S-lay installation vesselG1201.
Technip’s operating center in Abu Dhabi will manage the project, which is due to be completed in the second half of this year.
In 2012, DPE awarded the company its first subsea work in theMiddle East for the South West Fateh and Falah field developments.