STAVANGER -- StatoilHydro has awarded Technip Norge a $97-million contract for the fabrication and installation of structures and tie-in of the pipeline systems for the Gjøa project.
The contract includes:
• Fabrication and installation of tie-in structures for the in-field pipelines and export pipelines
• Fabrication and installation of expansion loops and guards
• Tie-in of risers, in-field pipelines, and export pipelines towards tie-in structures and templates
• Water filling, cleaning, dimension control, and pressure testing of pipelines.
The fabrication work will start during the autumn of 2008. Installation work will continue through the 2009 season.