United States – McDermott has been chosen by BHP and Pemex, to provide Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) of a Semi-submersible Floating Production Unit (FPU) for the Trion Project in the Gulf of Mexico.
The FPU will be designed for a water depth of approximately 8,200 feet (2,500 meters) and will be located in the Trion field, approximately 19 miles (30 kilometers) south of the U.S./Mexico border and approximately 112 miles (180 kilometers) off the Mexican coastline.
McDermott will lead a single, integrated team to perform project management and execution planning. The scope of the FEED contract includes engineering tasks related to the configuration, sizing and analysis of the FPU, including topsides, hull, risers and mooring. McDermott was previously awarded and completed services under an initial pre-FEED contract.