PARIS -- Callon has awarded Technip a lumpsum installation contract for the Entrada oil field development in the Gulf of Mexico.
The contract covers the installation of two 6.5-mi (10.4-km) steel flowlines that will tie-back two subsea wells in 4,475ft (1,364 m) of water, PLETs and inline structures, and steel catenary risers to be connected to theMagnolia platform in 4,675 ft (1,425 m) of water.
Detailed engineering and project management will be performed at Technip's operating center in Houston, Texas. Welding of the flowlines and risers will take place at Technip's spoolbase in Mobile, Alabama.
Offshore installation is scheduled for 3Q 2008 using theDeep Blue, Technip's deepwater pipelay vessel.