ROVworld Subsea Information

Deep Trekker Micro ROV Remotely Operated Vehicle

ROV NEWS: Technip/Fels Setal Consortium Sign the Contract for the P-52 Platform Offsho

Posted on 19.12.2003 - 13:26 EST in ONSHORE NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links

Press release

The Technip/Fels Setal consortium has been awarded by Petrobras a contract worth approximately USD 775 million for the engineering and construction of the P-52 semi-submersible production platform, to be located in the Roncador field in the deep water of the Campos Basin.

The project management, engineering, construction, mating, integration and procurement activities of the project will be shared (25%/75%) between Technip and Fels Setal.

Delivery of the floating production unit in Roncador production site is due in 32 months from contract award. The project involves the detailed engineering, procurement and construction of an 180,000 bpd semi-submersible production platform capable of operating in water depths up to 1,800 meters.

Technip through its fully-owned subsidiary Technip Engenheria, based in Rio de Janeiro, will be responsible for the overall detailed engineering of the complete topsides (including process modules, flare and deck box) for a total dry weight of 23 000 mt, as well as the engineering procurement services and the offshore mating. FELS Setal will be performing the detailed engineering and construction of the lower hull, at Singapore the construction of the deckbox, the topsides as well accommodation at its facilities in Angra dos Reis and the process modules fabrication at its Niterio yard. Hook-up, FPU integration, commissioning and pre-operations start-up will be also done at Fels Setal yard located at Angra dos Reis.

The P-52 contract further establishes Technip/Fels Setal consortium as a key supporter of Brazil’s effort to increase oil output from Campos Basin and other Brazilian oil fields with significant local content. With more than 25 years presence in Brazil, and the country’s largest engineering workforce, Technip is in a position to fulfill all requirements and specifications of the project and to demonstrate its capabilities on such a challenging project.

With a workforce of about 19,000 persons, Technip ranks among the top five corporations in the field of oil, gas and petrochemical engineering, construction and services. Headquartered in Paris, the Group is listed in New York and Paris. The Group’s main engineering and business centers are located in France, Italy, Germany, the UK, Norway, Finland, the Netherlands, the United States, Brazil, Abu-Dhabi, China, India, Malaysia and Australia. The Group has high-quality industrial and construction facilities in France, Brazil, the UK, the USA, and Finland as well as a world-class fleet of offshore construction vessels.

Paris, December 19, 2003

Press Relations:

Sylvie Hallemans
Tel.: +33 (0) 1 47 78 34 85
Fax: +33 (0) 1 47 78 24 33

Source: Technip

click Related        click Rate This        click Share
Associated Topics

Search ROVworld NEWS

Site Info
Poll ?
How many days did you work offshore in 2016? (All votes anonymous)


Votes 1215
ROVworld Feeds
Facebook - ROV News, Discussions, Jobs and more