Statoil awarded an EPCI contract FMC Technologies and Technip Norge, as well as Aker Solutions with topside contract for the Trestakk offshore oil and gas field in the Norwegian Sea in block 6406/3. The EPCI contract, includes subsea template, subsea trees, manifold, scompletion system, risers, control systems, wellheads, pipelines, control cable and marine operations, while Aker Solutions will contribute to the topside work. The production vessel Asgard A will be utilized and will be deployed at the Trestakk offshore oil and gas field. The contract’s work mainly consists of piping to connect the well stream to the vessel, as well as upgrading of the metering systems.
“Statoil has cooperated closely with partners and suppliers to reduce development costs for the Trestakk field. We submitted the plan for development and operation to the authorities on 1 November, and we are pleased to be able to award contracts already now to FMC Technologies, Technip and Aker Solutions”, said vice president for project development in Statoil, Torger Rod.
The Technip and FMC Technologies alliance will provide the integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract. Technip will supply the flexible riser, production flowline, gas injection line, flexible jumpers and umbilicals, while FMC Technologies will provide the subsea production system as well as tie-in hardware and tools.
“This award demonstrates that our alliance with Technip can deliver real benefits to customers by integrating our products, systems, and services”, said the President and CEO of FMC Technologies, Doug Pferdehirt. “It shows that customers are embracing a new way of doing business that involves engaging with us early through integrated FEED studies that can lead to integrated EPCI projects. This provides us with even greater confidence that TechnipFMC, as one company, will be uniquely positioned to deliver truly integrated projects”, added he.
Trestakk is an oil and associated gas field lying in the Norwegian Sea in block 6406/3. The field is located in production license PL091, approximately on almost 15 nautical miles south-east of Asgard A. The water depth in the region is estimated to be 300 m.