Technip awarded a subsea contract for the Odd Job deepwater field in the Gulf of Mexico
Leveraging its expertise to meet ultra-deepwater challenges
Technip (Paris:TEC) (ISIN:FR0000131708) (ADR:TKPPY) has been awarded a
lump sum contract by Deep Gulf Energy II, LLC for the development of the
Odd Job field. This ultra deepwater field is located in Mississippi
Canyon, offshore New Orleans, in the Gulf of Mexico, in water depths
ranging from 1,330 to 1,825 meters.
The contract consists of:
Project management and engineering services,
Fabrication and installation of approximately 23 kilometers of
Fabrication and installation of approximately 2 kilometers of Steel
Catenary Riser (SCR),
Design, fabrication and installation of in-line sled, flowline end
Fabrication of jumper,
Pre-commissioning for the flowline and SCR system.
This new award highlights our unique vertical integration in the subsea
business environment, covering all aspects of this field development
from engineering to design, manufacturing and installation.
Technip's operating center in Houston, Texas, USA, will manage the
overall project. The SCR and flowline system will be fabricated at the
Group’s spoolbase in Mobile, Alabama, USA. The offshore installation is
expected to be performed in the summer of 2016 by Technip’s vessel the
Deep Blue, one of the world's largest ultra-deepwater pipelay and subsea
Deanna Goodwin, President of Technip in North America commented: “Technip
is delighted to continue its strong long-lasting relationship with Deep
Gulf Energy and to bring and share its unique experience to this new
Fast facts about subsea products
- Pipe-in-pipe flowline: steel pipes assembly consisting of
a standard production pipe surrounded by a so-called carrier pipe.
The gap between the carrier and production pipes is filled with an
- Flowline: a pipe, laid on the seabed, which allows the
transportation of oil/gas production or injection of fluids. Its
length can vary from a few hundred meters to several kilometers.
- Jumper: a short section of pipe for the connection of two
- Riser: a pipe or assembly of pipes used to transfer
produced fluids from the seabed to the surface facilities or to
transfer injection fluids, control fluids or lift gas from the
surface facilities and the seabed.
- Flowline end termination: a subsea structure which
connects rigid flowline and flexible riser.
Technip is a world leader in project management, engineering and
construction for the energy industry.
From the deepest Subsea oil & gas developments to the largest and most
complex Offshore and Onshore infrastructures, our 36,000 people are
constantly offering the best solutions and most innovative technologies
to meet the world’s energy challenges.
Present in 48 countries, Technip has state-of-the-art industrial assets
on all continents and operates a fleet of specialized vessels for
pipeline installation and subsea construction.
Technip shares are listed on the Euronext Paris exchange and traded in
the USA on the OTCQX marketplace (OTCQX: TKPPY) as American Depositary
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