Shell awards FMC Technologies subsea contract for the Parque das Conchas Phase 3 development
HOUSTON -- FMC Technologies, Inc. has received an order from Shell to supply subsea systems for the Parque das Conchas Phase 3 development offshore Brazil.
FMC Technologies' scope of supply includes seven subsea trees, two manifolds and associated subsea control systems. The company will also supply tie-in connection systems and subsea distribution hardware and associated tooling and services.
Also known as BC-10 Phase 3, the development is the second expansion of the original block located offshore Brazil in water depths ranging from 5,000 to 6,500 ft (1,500 to 2,000 m). FMC Technologies was awarded Phase 1 in 2006 and Phase 2 in 2010 and supplied the subsea systems, including separation and boosting modules to Shell.