HMC was awarded a contract by Anadarko and Norsk Hydro (50/50) for the transportation and installation of the Peregrino Platforms.

The project comprised of the transportation and installation of 2 drilling platforms offshore Brazil in a water depth ranging between 100 and 125 meters.

The platforms consisted of a launch jacket with estimated weights of 6500 short tons and 6900 short tons, 8 skirt piles each platform, topsides, weighing approx. 6000 short tons and drilling rig packages.

Each platform was installed by means of a launch jacket and dual crane topsides lift and some drilling packages. The platform components were all fabricated by Kievit Offshore Services (KOS) in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Main Characteristics

Offshore Start Date: 2009-Q1
Offshore End Date: 2010-Q4

Main Spread
Vessel: --
Transport Vessel: Hermod
Hammers: MHU-600 and MHU-2100

Main Technical Data
Platform A

Jacket Weight6,100 short tons
Deck Weight6,420 short tons
Drilling Rig Weight3,200 short tons
Skirt Pile (8x) Weight3,700 short tons

Platform B

Jacket Weight6,900 short tons
Deck Weight6,402 short tons
Drilling Rig Weight2,000 short tons
Skirt Pile (8x) Weight3,800 short tons