09-11-2004 On November 09, 2004 Siem Offshore Contractors GmbH has been awarded the contract for the turnkey installation of the Al Futaisy Inter-Island Submarine Cable System by Al Nasr Irrigation & Contracting Co.
The scope of work includes the loading, transport and installation of approx. 38km of 11kV MVAC composite cables, as being supplied by Pirelli Cavi e Sistemi from Italy. Five Oceans Services GmbH will utilize its cable lay barge Coastal Spider together with locally available support equipment for the installation of the submarine cables. The installation works onsite are planned to commence beginning of February 2005.