France-based Technip has been awarded a three-year framework contract for the design, fabrication and supply of flexible pipe products for projects in Norway by Statoil.
The framework contract will be executed by the group’s operating centre in Oslo, Norway. It covers the supply of flexible risers, flowlines and associated equipment.
The flexible pipe will be fabricated at Technip’s plant in Le Trait, France.
Technip is a provider of project management, engineering, and construction services for the oil and gas industry, headquartered in La Défense, France. The company designs and builds high-technology industrial installations, such as subsea equipment and platforms, and onshore mega-complexes for the oil, gas and petrochemical sectors. It operates in three segments: Subsea, Offshore and Onshore. The company’s main subsidiaries are Technip France, Technip Italy SpA, Technip UK Limited, Technip Geoproduction Malaysia SDN BHD, Flexibras Tubos Flexiveis Limitada and Technip USA Inc. As of August 2009, the company has a fleet of 17 vessels (19 in 2010) specialized in subsea pipelay, subsea construction and diving support
Source:Technip,April 23, 2010;