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Saipem enlist Bluewater Energy to supply mooring systems at Total’s Kaombo project

06th June 2014

Bluewater Energy Services has secured a contract with Saipem SA for the engineering of two complete deepwater turret mooring systems and the related procurement and construction of two turret and swivel systems

Saipem enlist Bluewater Energy to supply mooring systems at Total’s Kaombo project
The Kaombo development scheme includes 59 subsea wells, connected through around 300 kilometres of subsea lines, to two FPSO units

The turret mooring systems will be part of two converted FPSO units, owned by Total, for the Kaombo deepwater field development project, located in Block 32, offshore Angola in a water depth of 1,650 metres.

The Kaombo development scheme includes 59 subsea wells, connected through around 300 kilometres of subsea lines, to two FPSO units, each with a production capacity of 125,000 barrels per day.

“With an extensive track record in turret mooring systems already, this project is a great opportunity for Bluewater to strengthen its position as one of the few worldwide specialists and suppliers of large complex turret mooring system,” said Hugo J. Heerema, president and CEO of Bluewater Energy Services.

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