McDermott awarded sizeable offshore engineering contract in the Middle East

Source: press release, 18 May 2020

McDermott’s ‘Intermac 650’ is the world’s second-largest float-over installation vessel, and its four double-action hydraulic jacks can be arranged to load a structure from shore and to reposition it offshore for launching or float-over installation
McDermott’s ‘Intermac 650’ is the world’s second-largest float-over installation vessel, and its four double-action hydraulic jacks can be arranged to load a structure from shore and to reposition it offshore for launching or float-over installation (photo: McDermott)

McDermott International, Inc. has announced it has been awarded a sizeable contract from a Middle East customer to carry out front-end engineering and design (FEED) work for offshore riser platform topsides.

The scope includes the design of two offshore riser platforms, as well as associated brownfield integration modifications to existing facilities, which include the decommissioning of existing assets. The FEED contract will be fully executed from McDermott’s Middle East offices.

Work on the project will begin immediately, and the contract award will be reflected in McDermott’s second quarter 2020 backlog.

Note: McDermott defines a sizeable contract as between USD 1 million and USD 50 million.