HOUSTON – BHP has contracted McDermott International Inc. to provide subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines (SURF), transportation and installation, pre-commissioning of one jacket and topsides for the Ruby oil and gas project offshore Trinidad and Tobago.
The Ruby field is in block 3(a) about 28 mi (45 km) offshore northeastern Trinidad.
Engineering and project management will be performed in Houston with engineering support from the company’s Mexico City office.
McDermott’s DLV 2000 is scheduled to transport and install the flowlines and platform.
The project will begin immediately and is expected to be completed in August 2020.