Drydocks World the international service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors has been awarded the contract from Kvaerner to carry out the fabrication of components on the Johan Sverdrup Riser Platform Jacket for end-user Statoil, to be located in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea.
Kvaerner won contract from Statoil in January and Drydocks World will carry out the fabrication of pile clusters and floatation tanks including surface protection for the Johan Sverdrup Riser platform jacket. The pile clusters will form the base of the jacket where the structure is piled to the seabed, and the tanks will be used for launching and installation of the jackets on site. Drydocks World will be fabricating to the stringent NORSOK safety and quality standards, with our strong project management and construction team carrying out the over 7,000 ton project.
His Excellency Khamis Juma Buamim Chairman of Drydocks World and Maritime World said, “This contract confirms Drydocks World’s position as one of the industry’s leading suppliers of platform substructures. We look forward to solidifying our past prosperous relations with our client and plan to continue providing optimal services to meet all production targets. Drydocks World has delivered numerous world-first mega projects, demonstrating our capabilities and commitment to innovation. Our operational excellence program incorporates an extensive business management strategy with built-in efficiency, on-time delivery and cost-effective measures that ensure quality products of the highest standards in safety and environmental sustainability, giving Drydocks World excellent credentials in the maritime service sector.”
Drydocks World looks forward to working with Kvaerner, having previously completed two substructures for semi-submersible drilling rigs Aker Alpha and Aker Beta. Currently Drydocks World is also fabricating a 2,000 ton jacket and wellhead platform for the Technip Rashid C Platform. Drydocks World has qualified expertise in fabricating high tolerance offshore structures, demonstrating the organizations capabilities in delivering complete offshore projects complying with strict safety, environmental and quality standards. In building the world’s largest Turret mooring system, Drydocks World has delivered 4 modules. Drydocks World plans to maintain our stringent standards of operational excellence and our project expertise to exceed the expectations of Kvaerner.