Norway: Technip Participates in Statoil’s Vilje and Visund Developments
Technip was awarded two contracts by the international energy company Statoil, worth a total of around €55 million, for the Vilje South field and Visund North developments located in the North Sea at water depths of 120 and 385 meters respectively.
These contracts cover welding and installation of a 10 kilometer production flowline, subsea equipment installation and tie-ins, umbilical installation and tie-ins.
Technip’s operating center in Oslo, Norway will execute the contracts. Flowline welding will take place in the Group’s spoolbase in Orkanger, Norway, while installation will be performed with the Apache II, a pipelay vessel from Technip’s fleet, in mid-2013.
Offshore Energy Today Staff, January 13, 2012; Image: Statoil