Woodside Energy let an engineering, procurement, and removal contract for offshore decommissioning work to McDermott International.
The award is for full removal of the Stybarrow disconnectable turret mooring (DTM) buoy, as part of decommissioning of Stybarrow field in the northwest Cape of Western Australia.
McDermott will provide project management and engineering services for the recovery, transportation, and offloading of the DTM buoy to a suitable onshore yard facility for dismantling and disposal, the service provider said.
McDermott's Perth-based team will oversee project management, while engineering and fabrication support will be provided by the team in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and Batam, Indonesia. The DTM buoy will be lifted and removed utilizing McDermott's DLV2000 vessel.