MFX has signed a contract to supply to Petrobras the subsea umbilicals and acessories for the Lula Central field, located at Santos Basin, Brasil.
The scope of supply for Lula Central includes 116 km of umbilicals for production and injection wells. All the umbilicals will be manufactured at MFX do Brasil facility, in Salvador. The deliveries are agreed to start on the second semester of 2015 and continue through 2016 and 2017.
The umbilicals for this project have two defined structures, with injection and hydraulic hoses and electrical cables, for static and dynamic application on water depth up to 2.500 meters, connecting the FPSO Cidade de Saquarema down to the subsea equipments. These umbilical structures are already qualified before Petrobras monitoring program and have also been supplied to the Pre-Salt Iracema Sul Field which production started in 2014.
MFX do Brasil has highly capable technical personnel well dimensioned for installation and other services applicable to the pre-salt umbilicals and also have a complete engineering team and testing labs.