BOA announced on Monday (Oct28) that it has been awarded a contract by EIFFAGE GC MARINE for transportation and float-off of 21 concrete caissons (around 16 000t  each) as the main elements of the breakwater (1 150m) for the near-shore LNG Hub Marine Terminal for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim Field Development at the border between Senegal and Mauritania.

BOA awarded major contract for Tortue Field Development Project

BOA’ scope of work requires:

  • Major modifications to the semi-submersible barge BOA Barge 33 in order to submerse to record-breaking depth of 21 meters above deck,
  • Design, fabrication and installation of guide posts, grillage and skidding beams,
  • Provision of 2 highly maneuverable tugs throughout the project, namely ASD tugs BOA Brage and BOA Heimdal,
  • Extensive Engineering and Operational services during both planning and execution.
    The operational team at site during the contract period will consist of 16-18 persons from BOA.

Contract commencement is July 2019 with an operational phase in Dakar from March 2020 for minimum duration of 6 months

Source: BOA