Marine link
Articles - Pipelines - History

New Stolt Comex Seaway Contracts Add To Growing Order Book

Major recent contract awards have increased the December 1 contract backlog for Stolt Comex Seaway (SCS) to $200 million, which compares with the January 1993 backlog of $204 million. A significant part of the current backlog is for work beyond 1994, although the latest contracts both begin in early 1994.

Two recent contracts in the North Sea totaling $18 million are welcome additions to the growing SCS order book for the 1994 offshore season. "We are pleased with the present growth of the SCS order book. We are progressing at a satisfactory pace," said SCS President Guy Fleury.

The first contract, secured by SCS's U.K. division, is for the tie-in of the Amerada Hess Hudson field manifold and pipelines to the Tern platform. Valued at $9 million, the contract involves installation of 30 pipeline spool pieces, the lay and trenching of three umbilicals, and the installation of the control system components. The work will be conducted from the DSV Seaway Harrier with the DSV Seaway Condor undertaking the umbilical lay and trench.

A second contract, valued at $9 million for the years 1994-1996, has been awarded to SCS's Norway division by Elf Norge. The contract calls for the provision of extensive ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle) services and will include drill support, pipeline inspection as well as the inspection of subsea structures.

Of note in the Elf contract is SCS's commitment to provide a substantial amount of specially-developed state of the art equipment including the Computer Assisted Telemanipulation (CAT) System. The product of more than five years of SCS research, the CAT System enables diverless automated structural inspection and is the latest generation in subsea ROV technology, incorporating artificial intelligence and stereovideogrammetry.

Pipelines History

$83M pipelay system ordered for Fennih
Acomarin Engineering Develops Innovative Seawater Intake Solution
Aker Oil And Gas Technology Adds Marine Division Agreement With MarAd To Develop Safety System
Auger Shell Sets Record With Gulf Of Mexico Tension Leg Platform
Building started on multi-role icebreaker
Exxon Fast Track North Soa Development Greenlighted By British Government
Floating Production Systems
Hibernia Canadian Project Still Has Many Contracts To Award
Industry Source Says Drug Testing Gaining Acceptance
Krupp Fordertechnik/HDW Nobiskrug Consortium Delivers Hopper Suction Dredger M/S Seekies
Manson Construction Aidod By Mobil In Coastal Pipolino Project
Manson Construction Aidod By Mobil In Coastal Pipolino Project
Mobil Debuts New i i ^ i k i Natural Gas Technology
New Stolt Comex Seaway Contracts Add To Growing Order Book
New Stolt Comex Seaway Contracts Add To Growing Order Book
Offshore Sector Giving Boost To World Shipbuilders
Orders Up At Ulstein
Shell: A Ram-Powell Update
ShipsLog Automates Log-Keeping Functions
Sonsub And Seateam Team To Provide ROV And Survey Services
Sonsub Expands Facility, Provides Subsea Service In Trinidad, Gulf of Mexico
Sonsub Makes Executive Appointments
Stolt Comex Seaway S.A. Reports First Quarter Results
Stolt Parcel Takes Delivery Of Stolt Innovation From Danyard
Texaco, Leviathan Form Pipeline Joint Venture
Totem Resources Appoints New Board Members
USCG Awards Honors For Excellence In Marine Environmental Protection
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright