SINGAPORE –ConocoPhillips has contracted Pt. McDermott Indonesia to fabricate the North Belut central processing platform. McDermott will procure tertiary steel, perform construction engineering, and fabricate the eight-leg, 4,900 metric ton (5,401 ton) jacket plus piling.
Fabrication is scheduled for McDermott's Batam Island facility and load-out is anticipated by 2Q 2008.
North Belut field is in Block B of the Indonesian sector of the Natuna Sea, approximately 60 km (37 mi) east-northeast of theBelanak FPSO installed in the Belanak field.