14-09-2006 On Thursday 14. September 2006 Siem Offshore Contractors signed the contract for the engineering and installation of one medium voltage composite power cable with a total length of 5.5 km being part of the Expansion of Offshore Loading Facilities Project by McDermott Arabia Company Ltd. (MACL) a subsidiary of J. Ray McDermott as main contractor of Al-Khafji Joint Operations, a joint venture of Kuwait Gulf Oil Company and Aramco Gulf Operations Company .
The scope of work includes the cable installation c/w. one approx. 1,200m long shore pull and the installation of one J-Tube at the LD Platform offshore Al-Khafji.
The targeted completion date for the installation is scheduled for February 2007.