Jumbo has signed a contract with Technip Oceania for the installation of 13 subsea structures for the Chevron Wheatstone LNG Project.
The subsea structures comprise of pipeline termination structures (PTSs), SSIV structures, tee protection structures (TPSs) and drill centre manifolds. The manifolds, to be installed at a maximum water depth of 240 m, weigh up to 564 t. Installation will be carried out by Jumbo’s Fairplayer, a DP2 heavy lift vessel with 2 x 900 t revolving deepwater cranes. Fairplayer is anticipated to commence its activities offshore Western Australia in April/May 2015.
Manager of Commerce Offshore, Roddy Lafontaine, commented: “This award allows us to continue our long standing relationship with Technip in providing unique subsea heavy lift solutions. I would like to sincerely thank Technip again for the confidence placed in Jumbo and we are very much looking forward to working together towards a successful project completion.”
Adapted from press release by Katie Woodward
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