McDermott to install Great White Frio subsea equipment in the Gulf of Mexico

Shell Exploration and Production Co. has contracted McDermott International Inc. for subsea umbilical and flowline installation at the Great White Frio development in the US Gulf of Mexico.

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HOUSTON– Shell Exploration and Production Co. has contracted McDermott International Inc. for subsea umbilical and flowline installation at the Great White Frio development in Alaminos Canyon block 857 in the US Gulf of Mexico.

The scope of work includes project management and engineering; installation of a flexible flowline from the well to a pipeline end termination; installation of one 2,000-ft (610-m) long steel flying lead; and installation of two electrical flying leads in a water depth of 8,000 ft (2,438 m).

Project management and engineering are scheduled to be performed in Houston, with offshore installation by McDermott targeted for completion in mid-2019.

11/27/2018

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