Subsea 7 Wins Contract for Two Maersk Oil Fields in UK North Sea

26 August 2009 (Last Updated August 26th, 2009 18:30)

Engineering and construction company Subsea 7 has been contracted to install flexibles and umbilical jumpers at Maersk Oil’s Gryphon South and Tullich fields, in the UK sector of the North Sea. Maersk Oil North Sea UK has tasked Subsea 7 to install flexibles and umbilical jumpers and co

Engineering and construction company Subsea 7 has been contracted to install flexibles and umbilical jumpers at Maersk Oil’s Gryphon South and Tullich fields, in the UK sector of the North Sea.

Maersk Oil North Sea UK has tasked Subsea 7 to install flexibles and umbilical jumpers and complete tie-in and testing of two wells in the Gryphon and Tullich infrastructure.

Offshore work will commence in the fourth quarter of 2009 and will be performed by Subsea 7's dive support vessel, the Seven Pelican.

The Gryphon and Tullich fields are tied back and produce through the Maersk Oil Gryphon floating, production, storage and offloading vessel.

The Gryphon field is located in block 9/18b and the Tullich field is located in block 9/23a, 320km north-east of Aberdeen.