VM awarded fast track project in Kuwait.
Hyundai-Saipem-SK Engineering JV has awarded VM the Subsea Pipelines Installation works under the Al-Zour Refinery Project. Phase 1 of the project is on fast track basis and VM is to complete installation of 5 Nos pipelines and 4 nos Fiber Optic cables by end December 2017. VM will mobilize to site within 3 months to shore pull and lay approx. 90 km of piplines (30” – 4 nos & 10” 1 no.) and complete Flooding, cleaning, gauging, & hydrostatic testing of the same. VM will return in 2019 for Phase 2 of the works which entails Dewatering, Intelligent pigging and Nitrogen purging of the same pipelines.