Aker Solutions to supply production-control umbilicals

Norwegian engineering services provider Aker Solutions has been selected to supply three subsea production-control umbilicals for the Chevron-operated Jack & St. Malo field developments in the Gulf of Mexico, under a contract of undisclosed value.

The production-control umbilicals will provide hydraulic, electrical and fibre-optic service to the Jack and St. Malo subsea fields, and the scope of work includes three electro-hydraulic steel tube production umbilicals totalling 40 miles (65km).