RSIP to provide trenching services for Technip Norge

Reef Subsea Integrated Projects has secured a multi-million pound contract with Technip Norge for trenching services on the Bøyla Development Project in the North Sea.

RSIP will provide the Q1000 jet trencher, along with staff, to conduct trenching services in connection with the Bøyla project located 225km West of Stavanger, Norway, at a water depth of 120m. RSIP will also provide all of the associated engineering, procedures and onshore and offshore project management necessary to complete the trenching workscope, which will take place in 2014.

With 750kW of total installed power and 700kW of variable jetting power, the Q1000 is reportedly capable of trenching pipelines, umbilicals and cables up to three metres in the seabed.