Mercon builds platform in record time Not in the normal twelve to fourteen months but in a record time of just eight months, Mercon Steel Structures based in Gorinchem has recently completed fabrication of a gas production wellhead protection platform for GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland. Following handover, this G16a-B platform was installed in the G16 block in the Dutch sector of the North Sea. The platform has been producing gas since the end of 2011.
The G16a-B topsides module shortly before load-out at the Mercon yard in Gorinchem (photograph: PAS Publicaties).
Published on Apr 16, 2012
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