Grenland mates Ormen Lange manifold

On Jan. 4, a large manifold outfitted with utility gear was lifted and mated with the third Ormen Lange subsea template at the Grenland Group's facility in Tønsberg.

Offshore staff

OSLO -- On Jan. 4, a large manifold outfitted with utility gear was lifted and mated with the third Ormen Lange subsea template at the Grenland Group's facility in Tønsberg. The 44 m x 33 m x 15 m (144 ft x 108 ft x 49 ft) subsea station will be installed on the Ormen Lange gas field at a sea depth of 900 m (2,953 ft).

After an extensive testing period, the subsea station will be offloaded to a barge and transported to the Ormen Lange field.

01/05/2009

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