Babbage

The Babbage Wellhead Production Platform was built by Sembmarine SLP’s Tyneside yard and successfully delivered to the UKCS Southern North Sea with the jacket and piles being subcontracted.

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    Babbage

    The Babbage Wellhead Production Platform was built by Sembmarine SLP’s Tyneside yard and successfully delivered to the UKCS Southern North Sea with the jacket and piles being subcontracted.


    ScopeClientPlatform or vesselProject duration
    Wellhead Platform E.ON UK Babbage May 2008 to September 2009
    Weight rangeWater depthLocation 
    1,500 – 2,000 tonnes  42m Southern North Sea  

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    This wellhead platform was a full EPC contracted project including topside, jacket and piles, offshore hook-up and commissioning, providing a unique solution to a challenging design brief. The wellhead production platform incorporates living quarters (LQ) for 30 personnel on board, offices, control room, line of site communication, a 20 tonne lift capacity crane, well clean up equipment, proppant filters, metering, a cantilever helideck and lifeboat escape system. The deck is designed for coiled tubing intervention if required. Procurement sources for the project were both UK and internationally secured.