Subsea 7 S.A. awarded contract offshore Gulf of Mexico

Subsea 7 was awarded a USD 70M contract by Stone Energy for the development of the Cardona field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The contract scope includes engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning of flowlines, risers, pipeline structures, and a gas lift umbilical.

Project management and engineering work will be handled from Subsea 7’s offices in Houston. Offshore operations are due to commence in the third quarter 2014, with stalking of the risers and flowlines and welding being performed at Subsea 7’s Port Isabel spoolbase.

Ian Cobban, Subsea 7’s vice president for the Gulf of Mexico, commented, “We are pleased to be awarded this contract and look forward to working collaboratively with Stone Energy. This is an important project for both Stone Energy and Subsea 7, and we look forward to delivering the project in a safe and timely manner, and to building a strong relationship.”