Subsea 7 has secured a contract from Canadian oil and gas company Nexen as part of the Buzzard Phase 2 Project, which is located around 55km off the north-east coast of Scotland.
According to Subsea 7, the contract value ranges between $50m and $150m.
The scope of the contract includes project management, engineering, procurement, construction, and installation of a 5km Pipeline Bundle along with associated well and platform tie-ins.
It includes the provision of a heavy lift vessel for transport and installation of a new topside module.
Subsea 7 started the project management and detailed engineering work at its office located in Aberdeen.
The company will obtain technical support from its specialist Pipeline Group in Glasgow and fabricate the Pipeline Bundle at its Wester site near Wick.
Meanwhile, Seaway Heavy Lifting will carry out the project management and engineering for the heavy lift work scope from its office in Zoetermeer in the Netherlands.
The offshore activities for Buzzard Phase 2 are expected to take place primarily throughout 2020.
Subsea 7 UK and Canada vice-president Jonathan Tame said: “Subsea 7 has a long established reputation of close collaboration with clients and supply chain partners to seek out innovative and value-adding ways of working.
“This award represents the ideal opportunity to demonstrate this and to continue our long history of successful project delivery to Nexen.”
Subsea 7 provides seabed-to-surface engineering, construction, and services to the global offshore energy industry.
The company offers technical solutions to enable the delivery of complex projects in all water depths and challenging environments.