China Offshore Oil Engineering Corporation (COOEC) signed a contract with SpecTec Asia Pacific East Ltd, SpecTec Group Hong Kong subsidiary.
The contract is relevant to the supply of AMOS Maintenance and Procurement modules for six Offshore Support Vessels, two pipelay vessels and one crane barge.
AMOS M&P will integrate management of maintenance work and costs, stock control and purchasing onboard the vessel.
One of the vessels included in the contract is COOEC first flagship deep-water pipe-laying vessel, the Haiyangshiyou 201, depicted in the attached drawing.
The vessel will be used on CNOOC’s deep-water pipelay service duties at Husky’s Liwan 13-1 Gas Field in the South China Sea. COOEC will be the operator of the $US439 million vessel, which has a lifting capacity of
4000 t and is capable of functioning in water depths of up to 3,000 m. The unit has the capacity to lay 5 km of subsea pipelines per day. The Haiyangshiyou 201 was built by Jiangsu Rongsheng Heavy Industries, in Rugao city, Jiangsu province.
“Hai Yang Shi You 201” has integrated a number of world-class manufacturing technologies, and its detail design and construction were independently carried out in China. It belongs to the Eleventh Five-Year National Science and Technology Program and National High-Tech R & D Program, or 863 Program.
Also included in the scope of delivery are the Lan Jiang, the first Chinese design pipelay vessels ever built The 3,800 m Derrick Barge and Pipe lay Vessel was constructed by Yantai Raffles Shipyard (China); and the Lan Jing, COEEC largest crane barge. The Offshore Support Vessels to be equipped with AMOS are: HYSY 225 ; HYSY 226 ; HYSY 299 ; HYSY 699 ; HYSY 697 ; HYSY 698
Offshore Oil Engineering Co., Ltd. (COOEC) is the largest offshore engineering and construction company in China for integrated services through engineering design, onshore fabrication and offshore installation and maintenance for oil and gas exploration and production, underwater engineering, mid and downstream, and alternative energy projects. It is one of the largest offshore EPCI contractors for offshore oil and gas exploration and production projects in the Asia-Pacific region.
Source: SpecTec, August 10, 2011;