VICENZA, Italy -- StatoilHydro has awarded Socotherm a $3.9 million contract for pipe coating work on Ormen Lange Southern Field Development Project – Phase II.
The scope of work includes the application of external 3-layers polyethylene anticorrosion coating, internal blasting SA2, and anodes application on about 36 km (22 mi) of 16-in. (46-cm) pipe and 14 km (8.6 mi) of 6-in. (15-cm) pipe to be laid offshore. Coating works will be performed at the Socotherm Marine Base in Pozzallo in 4Q 2008.