Equinor gives contract for subsea production system for Johan Sverdrup phase 2Staff Writer | March 21, 2019
On behalf of the Johan Sverdrup licence, Equinor is awarding a contract for constructing and installing the subsea production system for project phase 2 to TechnipFMC.
Europe Production start of phase 2 is scheduled for Q4 2022
Plans call for the Johan Sverdrup field to start up in November this year.
To ensure synergies, continuity and a coherent field development, Equinor and the Johan Sverdrup partners – consisting of Aker BP, Lundin Norway, Petoro and Total – are awarding the contract for the subsea production system for the second development phase.
Production start of phase 2 is scheduled for Q4 2022.
The beginning of the installation campaign for the topsides for both the processing platform and the utility and living quarters platform is planned this week. Once completed all four platforms in the first phase of the development will be in place at the field 160 kilometres west of Stavanger. ■