Technip to manage deepwater Delta House subsea work in GoM
LLOG Exploration has awarded Technip a contract for pipelay and subsea installations at the Delta House project in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico.
The contract covers the project management, engineering, fabrication, installation, and pre-commissioning of more than 200 km (124 mi) of infield and export flowlines and risers.
Technip’s operating center in Houston will perform the overall project management. The infield flowlines andrisers will be welded at the group’s spoolbase in Mobile, Alabama.
The offshore installation is expected in the second half of 2014 using Technip vessels. TheDeep Blue will lay the deepwater infield lines while the G1200construction vessel will install the export flowlines.
TheDelta House field is in the Mississippi Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico, at water depths between 100 and 2,000 m (360 and 6,500 ft).