Middle East

Heerema to install 6 big jackets in Saudi Arabia

Heerema Marine Contractors, a Dutch offshore installation company, has won a contract with McDermott to transport and install six large jackets within Package-1 of Saudi Aramco’s Marjan Increment program.

The Marjan oil and gas fields are located in the Arabian Gulf off the east coast of Saudi Arabia. The Marjan Incremental Program is an integrated development project to increase production capacity from the Marjan offshore oil field.

“The Marjan Jacket Scope award is a testament to McDermott’s confidence in Heerema’s ability to provide large-scale transportation and installation scopes in the Middle East. We look forward to returning to the region in 2023 for a joint and successful campaign. I am. ” Michelle Hendricks, Director of Transportation and Installation at Heerema.

In 2019, McDermott won the second largest EPCI contract The Marjan Increment Development Project by Saudi Aramco provides engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) for offshore gas facilities and pipelines.

The Heerema contract includes the transportation and installation of landings of six jackets, piles, and boats that form part of the GOSP complex.

All jackets are in the weight range of 4,500-6,700 meters and have a maximum footprint of 90 x 52 meters.

Heerema will use its H-591 barge to transport jackets from Oman’s L & T yard to Marjan offshore fields. The onboard vessel is Sleipnir, Helema’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel, operating on emission-reducing LNG and capable of lifting 20,000 tonnes.

In 2023, Sleipnir will lift-install a jacket with a total weight of 24,000 metric tons and 92 piles.

“This project will be carried out from Heerema’s Leiden office and the upcoming Al Khobar office. The Marjan Increment project is an important step in the company’s ambition to further expand its activities in the Middle East,” Heerema said. increase.

https://www.oedigital.com/news/493651-heerema-to-install-six-large-jackets-at-saudi-aramco-s-marjan-field Heerema to install 6 big jackets in Saudi Arabia

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