Leading engineering contractor Fabricom Offshore Services has been awarded a significant contract to provide engineering, procurement, construction and management services to Centrica Storage Limited (CSL) on their Rough Field platforms situated in the North Sea, 18 miles off the coast of East Yorkshire, the Framework also comprises options to provide support to the Easington terminal.

This five plus five year Framework will see Fabricom provide a variety of EPCM services including brownfield modifications, platform integrity and equipment upgrades, pre-decommissioning and decommissioning scopes on both platforms in the field.

Construction personnel have now been mobilised on both platforms to undertake a programme of work scopes.

Nick Oates, Business Unit Director at Fabricom said “The award of this contract comes at a time of significant growth for Fabricom. We have changed the way in which we work, adopting a lean management approach and are focussed on delivering the best value to our clients. We have engaged with CSL since October 2014 and look forward to supporting their continued operations in the Rough field”.

Commenting on the contract award, CSL Managing Director Greg McKenna said “We are confident Fabricom can provide us with the best possible support and deliver the services we need on our Rough Field platforms through this EPCM contract. We look forward to continuing our positive working relationship with the team.”

This announcement follows the recent news that Fabricom have signed a 2 year contract extension with Bluewater for the provision of engineering, procurement, construction and associated services to the Bluewater fleet of Floating Production Storage and Offloading Vessel’s (FPSO), located internationally.

(Photo: Centrica Storage Limited Rough Field platforms 3 Bravo and 8 Alpha)