Congo to get FMC subsea systems

Murphy Oil Corp. has contracted FMC Technologies Inc. to provide subsea systems for the Azurite project offshore Republic of the Congo for $80 million.

Offshore staff

HOUSTON –Murphy Oil Corp. has contracted FMC Technologies Inc. to provide subsea systems for the Azurite project offshore Republic of the Congo for $80 million.

FMC is scheduled to provide 10 vertical subsea trees, related slimbore wellheads, control systems, and one 10-slot manifold for delivery beginning in mid-2008.

The Azurite project is in 4,600 ft (1,402 m) of water, in the Mer Profonde Sud block, offshore Republic of the Congo.

08/01/2007

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