TechnipFMC awarded EPCI contract for North Sea development


TechnipFMC has been awarded a substantial integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (iEPCITM) contract for a North Sea development.

According to a press release onTuesday, the contract awarded by Lundin Norway covers the delivery and installation of subsea equipment including umbilicals, rigid flowlines, flexible jumpers and subsea production systems for the Luno II and Rolvsnes development.

Arnaud Piéton, President Subsea at TechnipFMC, is quoted as saying: “This award demonstrates our leadership position in iEPCITM for complete subsea developments. Our strong value proposition builds on early involvement and integrated solutions. By simplifying subsea field architecture, we help our clients improve their project economics. We are honored that Lundin Norway is embracing our innovative and comprehensive solutions, engaging with us early through iFEEDTM (integrated FEED) studies and realizing the full scope through an integrated EPCI, finding within TechnipFMC all the architects, the competencies, the equipment and services necessary to support this project.”

In the South American country of Guyana, TechnipFMC is a contractor to US supermajor ExxonMobil , the operator for the offshore Stabroek Block along with joint venture partners HESS and CNOOC Nexen. There have been ten discoveries so far in the Stabroek Block and production is expected to commence in 2020 with Liza Phase 1. To support this phase, TechnipFMC will be providing 17 Enhanced Vertical Deepwater Trees (EVDTs), associated tooling, five manifolds, and associated controls and tie-in equipment.

In addition the company is expected to provide logistics, procurement and transportation services, inclusive of ground transport, DNV certified cargo container units, baskets, and A/C climate controlled storage containers in support of the exploration and production activities.