McDermott Completes KG-D6 Satellite Cluster Work of India

June 4, 2021

File Photo: McDermott
File Photo: McDermott

McDermott International has this week said it has completed work on Reliance Industries Limited KG-D6 Satellite Cluster Project, off the east coast of India, dubbing the project a historic one, involving "many firsts."

"McDermott's work on the KG-D6 R and Satellite Cluster Projects included many firsts, including the deepest pipelay in India at 6,069 feet (1,850 meters) and the first piggy-back pipelay by our Derrick Lay Vessel 2000," said Mahesh Swaminathan, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific. 

"Completing these scopes despite some of the obstacles we faced, including cyclones and COVID-19, is testament to our project execution expertise in complex subsea environments and demonstrates our dedication to delivering our customer's projects safely."

The Satellite Cluster Project scope included subsea pipelines and the installation of jumpers, umbilicals, in-line structures, pipelines, subsea manifolds and associated structures and pre-commissioning of pipelines and umbilical. 

McDermott's Derrick Lay Vessel 2000 and North Ocean 102 were used on the scope. At its peak, there were approximately 500 personnel working offshore supporting installation and pre-commissioning activities, McDermott said .



Current News

C-Innovation Wraps Guyana Survey Remotely from U.S. HQ

C-Innovation Wraps Guyana Survey Remotely from U.S. HQ

Safety Watchdog Issues Order to KCA Deutag after Serious Injury on Askeladden Jack-up Rig

Safety Watchdog Issues Order to KCA Deutag after Serious Injury on Askeladden Jack-up Rig

Uzma to Provide Chemicals for Bualuang Field Off Thailand

Uzma to Provide Chemicals for Bualuang Field Off Thailand

Mocean Energy’s Wave Energy System Produces First Power at EMEC Test Site

Mocean Energy’s Wave Energy System Produces First Power at EMEC Test Site

Subscribe for OE Digital E‑News

Offshore Engineer Magazine