Nexans wins major subsea umbilicals contract

Nexans Norway has been awarded a contract worth in excess of 14 million Euros by BP Exploration to deliver a subsea umbilical system for the Devenick gas field in the North Sea.

The Devenick gas field is located approximately 37 km north of the East Brae platform in the North Sea, and 280 km from the coast of Scotland.

The Devenick Development umbilical system to be supplied by Nexans will consist of four umbilicals; one SSIV (Subsea Isolation Valve) umbilical, one main umbilical and two infield umbilicals.

The umbilicals will be manufactured in Nexans’ factory in Halden, Norway and delivered in spring 2011. Additional fiberoptic and electrical elements will be supplied from Nexans’ factory in Rognan, Norway.

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