Subsea 7 announced the award of a contract by Offshore Oil Engineering Co. (COOEC), for CNOOC’s Lingshui 17-2 gas field development project offshore China.
The field is located in the South China Sea, 150km offshore Sanya, Hainan province.
The contract scope includes transportation and installation of five steel catenary risers with diameters ranging from 10” to 18”. Lingshui 17-2 field water depth ranges from 1,450 meters to 1,560 meters.
Project management and engineering will commence immediately at Subsea 7’s offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with offshore operations taking place in the first half of 2021.
Christopher Ratajczak, vice president Asia said: “We recognise the importance of this project to both COOEC and the operator, CNOOC. We are delighted that they have selected Subsea 7 as their partner. It further demonstrates the trust that clients put in our ability to deliver technically challenging projects in deep water.”