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Marine Notice: Pipeline Inspection and Subsea Structure Inspection at Corrib Gas Field

8th August 2022
The main deck crane on EDT Jane
The main deck crane on EDT Jane, which will be conducting works in the Corrib Gas Field from mid August Credit: EDT Offshore

Vermilion Exploration & Production Ireland Limited will carry out a maintenance campaign at the Corrib Gas Field’s subsea infrastructure from next weekend.

The works are due to commence in field next Sunday 14 August and last for up to 21 days, weather allowing. Maintenance works, including pipeline and subsea structure inspection, will take place at Latitude 54° 20’ 20.413” N, Longitude 11° 03’ 30.769” W.

All works will be undertaken by the vessel EDT Jane (callsign 5BXW3). All equipment used will be vessel and/or remote operated vehicle (ROV) mounted. Visual and acoustic surveys will be conducted by means of vessel- and ROV-mounted sensors.

The vessel will be listening on VHF Channel 16 throughout the project.

Maps of the survey area and contact details are included in Marine Notice No 50 of 2022, attached below.


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