Drydocks Secures FPSO Conversion Contract

21 December 2010 (Last Updated December 21st, 2010 18:30)

Drydocks World has secured a $13m contract from BW Offshore to convert an FPSO. The contract includes fabrication and installation of a new section for the submerged turret production system, as well as associated piping and electrical modification, module and crane installation and top

Drydocks World has secured a $13m contract from BW Offshore to convert an FPSO.

The contract includes fabrication and installation of a new section for the submerged turret production system, as well as associated piping and electrical modification, module and crane installation and topside repair.

The BW Carmen has been renamed the BW Athena and was built in 1994 before being converted to an FPSO in 1999.