FMC Technologies inks subsea equipment deal with Gulf E&P firm

Houston-based FMC Technologies has inked a deal to provide subsea equipment for a deep-water offshore exploration project in the Gulf of Mexico.

The company said Thursday it expects the deal with LLOG Exploration to generate $114 million in revenue.

LLOG Exploration’s Delta House¬†project is located in the Gulf’s Mississippi Canyon¬†area in water depths of roughly 5,000 feet.

The order includes subsea manifolds and distribution systems. The equipment is scheduled for delivery this year.

FMC Technologies designs, manufactures and services subsea production and processing systems, surface wellhead systems, high pressure fluid control equipment, measurement solutions, and marine loading systems for the oil and gas industry.

LLOG Exploration is a private exploration and production company with operations in the Gulf of Mexico. It is based in Covington, La., and has an office in Houston.


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