Romania’s Grup Servicii Petroliere (GSP) has been awarded a new contract in the UK North Sea, to be performed by GSP Falcon, the DNV class pipelay vessel.
The operations under the new contract with Perenco are scheduled to start in mid October 2012 and involve all engineering, procurement installation and pre-commissioning required to lay a 9.5 km 8” diameter offshore gas pipeline and umbilical, between the LEMAN 53/02a-14A well and the existing 49/27A platform facilities.
GSP Falcon was previously under a pipelay contract with Wintershall Nordzee.
Perenco is an independent oil & gas company with operations in 16 countries across the globe, ranging from Northern Europe to Africa and from South America to the Middle East and has approximately 4,000 employees worldwide. The company operates both onshore and offshore and currently produces approximately 300,000 boepd.
Press Release, October 4, 2012