Esso Norge AS made a contract worth of 75 million euros to Technip-Coflexip's Norwegian unit Coflexip Stena Offshore Norge AS.
The subject of the contract is engineering, procurement, construction, and installation of 81 km of rigid natural gas flow lines, flexible risers, and flexible jumpers from Ringhorne field to Jotun and Balder fields.
Installation will be performed in cooperation with global subsea contractor Subsea 7 in a 50:50 work split.
The necessary facilities will be installed in summer 2003 using CSO Apache and Normand Pioneer pipelay vessels.
The project will be managed from Technip-Coflexip's Oslo offices with support from Subsea 7's Stavanger and Grimstad operations.