As per the terms of the contract, Technip will be responsible for project management and engineering; design, fabrication, and installation of two PLEMs and four PLETs; installation of flowline, jumpers and associated terminations and hardware; installation of one free issued dynamic umbilical with SUTA(1) and flying leads.

Besides these, it will also pre-commission the flowline and umbilical gas lift system.

The overall project management will be carried out by Technip’s operating center in Houston, Texas, USA.

The offshore installation is likely to be done in the second half of 2015 by Technip’s Deep Blue, which a large purpose-built ultra deepwater pipelay and subsea construction vessels.

Technip North America president Deanna Goodwin said: "We are delighted to have been awarded this new project in which we are able to provide enhancement infrastructure to increase and extend the life of an existing Gulf of Mexico field and facility.

"Technip appreciates the recognition of Anadarko for our involvement in the K2 development with flowline, riser and tie-in work performed previously in 2005 and 2009 and now with this recent contract."