Technip has been selected as a preferred bidder for a major subsea contract by Eni Muara Bakau BV (Eni) the operator of the Muara Bakau PSC, for the Jangkrik project.
The project’s location is in the Muara Bakau PSC area, approximately 70 km off the coast of Makassar Strait, Indonesia, where the water depth varies from 200 to 430 m.
According to the contract, Technip will execute the engineering, procurement, commissioning and installation works of:
- 36 km of flexible risers and flowlines with diameters ranging from 4 - 14 in.
- 195 km of pipeline with diameter ranging from 4 - 24 in.
- Subsea equipment, including mid-water arch and flowline end termination.
The flexible pipes will be producedat Technip’s Asiaflex Products plant in Tanjung Langsat, Johor, Malaysia. For the installation of the equipment, Technip will use its S-Lay and heavy-lift vessel, G1201 and multipurpose installation and construction vessel, the Deep Orient.
The project is scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2017.
Lim Kwee Keong, Senior Vice President of Technip in Asia Pacific, commented: "We are delighted to support Eni in bringing the Jangkrik project onstream. This contract is an excellent example of Technip’s capability to propose competitive solutions for large and complex projects which combine onshore and subsea scopes. It confirms therelevance of our strategy of vertical integration to provide best-in-class solutions to our clients' projects."
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