Technip awarded major contracts for Tullow Ghana’s TEN Project
PARIS -- Technip, the leader of a consortium with Subsea 7, has been awarded, by Tullow Ghana Limited, two contracts for the TEN Project, located offshore Ghana, at a water depth reaching up to 2,000 m. Together, those two contracts have a combined value of approximately $1.23 billion, with a Technip share of about $730 million.
Technip’s scope of work includes the:
• engineering, fabrication and installation of 9 flexible risers, 3 flexible flowlines and 12 flexible spools totaling 48 km;
• engineering, fabrication and installation of 33 km of water injection and gas injection rigid flowlines;
• installation of about 63 km of static and dynamic umbilicals;
• engineering, pre-fabrication, final assembly and installation of 10 well rigid jumpers and delivery of a further 6 prefabricated rigid jumpers.
Technip’s operating center in Paris, France, will execute this project with the support of the Group’s offices in Accra, Ghana. The flexible pipes will be fabricated at Technip’s Flexi France facility in Le Trait, France, and the rigid flowlines at the Group’s spoolbase in Evanton, UK.
The offshore installation is scheduled to be completed in the second half of 2016.
The TEN Field is located in the Deepwater Tano Contract Area, 60 km off the coast of Ghana and approximately 30 km west of the Tullow Operated Jubilee Field. Tullow Ghana Limited (a subsidiary of Tullow Oil plc) is operator of the Deepwater Tano Contract Area with an interest of 47.175%.
Other partner interests are Kosmos Energy (17%), Anadarko Petroleum (17%), Sabre Oil & Gas Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of Petro SA (3.825%), and the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (15%).