The US offshore company OneSubsea was awarded with contract for engineering, procurement and construction of Zohr gas field off Egypt. The company agreed with Belayim Petroleum Co (Petrobel) to supply and install the subsea production systems at total worth of 170 million USD in the Mediterranean offshore gas field. The contract includes six horizontal subsea trees, intervention and workover control systems, landing string, high-integrity pressure protection system, topside and subsea controls and distribution, water detection, as well as installation and commissioning services. The field development includes flow assurance, subsea production system and landing string capabilities. OneSubsea will commence the contract in Q4 2016.
“Zohr is one of the largest gas fields discovered in the Mediterranean Sea to date, and is also the world’s second longest step-out, a distance greater than 150 km. This step-out will be enabled by OneSubsea controls systems with fiber-optic communications technology”, said the president of OneSubsea, Mike Garding.
OneSubsea is a joint oil venture between Cameron and Schlumberger, headquartered in Houston, Texas. The company is a subsea supplier and delivers solutions and services for the subsea oil and gas market. OneSubsea has more than 5,000 employees in over 23 countries operating in six divisions – Integrated Solutions, Production Systems, Processing Systems, Control Systems, Swivel and Marine Systems, and Subsea Services – that provide products and services to oil and gas operators around the world including the FRIEND Remote Surveillance & Diagnostic System.