POSCO DAEWOO Corp. Selects McDermott and BHGE for SURF and Subsea Contract for Myanmar Gas Field Development
- McDermott and consortium partner Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), awarded phase two of the Shwe gas field development, offshore Western Myanmar
- Project scope includes subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines (SURF), subsea production systems (SPS) for an eight-well development and modifications to tie-back the new facilities to an existing platform
- The award follows the completion of a front-end engineering and design (FEED) competition and tender for the engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) scope by the consortium
The McDermott-led consortium took part in a FEED competition in 2017. The successful execution of the FEED followed by the EPCIC tender led to the award of this project.
The EPCIC scope covers SURF and SPS for an eight-subsea-well development at a water depth of between 279 feet (85 meters) and 466 feet (142 meters). It also covers brownfield modifications to tie-back the new subsea facilities to the existing Shwe platform.
"McDermott's strategic alliance with BHGE is a combination of two leaders in subsea development," said
McDermott will undertake the EPCIC of SURF and brownfield modification scopes, using its regional center of excellence for project management and engineering in
BHGE will supply the SPS scope, including eight Medium-water Horizontal Xmas Trees (MHXT), eight subsea production control systems and distribution equipment, and topside controls.
McDermott's portion of this award is classified as a large *contract, which will be reflected in its second quarter 2018 backlog. The contract's final delivery is scheduled for 2022.
The Shwe field development consists of the Shwe,
* - McDermott defines a large contract as between USD
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