NOV commissions connectors for Culzean in the North Sea

National Oilwell Varco has contracted FES International to supply equipment for use in the Maersk Oil-operated Culzean field in the UK central North Sea.

Diverless bend stiffener connector
Diverless bend stiffener connector

Offshore staff

ASHINGTON, UK – National Oilwell Varco has contracted FES International to supply equipment for use in the Maersk Oil-operated Culzean field in the UK central North Sea.

FES will design, manufacture and supply automatic diverless bend stiffener connectors in the following configurations:

  • Six off 34-in. female connectors
  • Two off 4-in. male connectors and sleeves
  • Two off 6-in. male connectors.

Culzean is a high-pressure/high-temperature gas field, 225 km (145 mi) east of Aberdeen in a water depth of 90 m (295 ft).

03/16/2017

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