Subsea 7 Announces Equinor Awards For Offshore & Installations Operations
The award of a sizeable (1) contract by Equinor (2) has been announced by Subsea 7 for installation and diving operations on the Europipe II, Heimdal and Statfjord (EHS) fields, located in the Danish and Norwegian sectors of the North Sea.
The engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of pipeline end manifolds (PLEM), bypass and tie-in spools for the Europipe II gas pipeline, Oseberg Gas Transport, and Statpipe pipelines, operated by Gassco AS, has been included in the contract.
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At Subsea 7’s office in Stavanger, Norway, the project management and engineering, including front end engineering (FEED) will be commenced immediately. Offshore installation campaigns are scheduled for 2020, 2021 and 2022 using one of Subsea 7’s state-of-the-art diving vessels as well as heavy construction and light construction vessels.
Monica Th. Bjørkmann, Subsea 7’s Vice President Norway, said, “This award builds on our established and strong relationship with Equinor, and recognizes our substantial experience of delivering our installation and diving capabilities safely, efficiently and reliably.”
(1) Subsea 7 defines a sizeable contract as being between USD 50 million and USD 150 million.
(2) Equinor is technical service provider for and on behalf of Gassco AS for Europipe II and Heimdal Subsea Bypass.