Ayatsil is a heavy oil field located in the waters of the Bay of Campeche and the largest discovery by PEMEX offshore Mexico. McDermott successfully carried out the flawless engineering, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning, load-out and sea fastening of an 8-legged jacket, with skirt piles and a two-level deck. The Ayatsil-B facility, weighing approximately 13,495 tons, is the first, largest and deepest platform installed in the PEMEX Ayatsil field to date. The platform is one of four to be used, along with an FPSO, to develop heavy oil.
Client: PEMEX Exploración y Producción
Services: Engineering, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning, operational testing, loadout and sea fastening
Facilities: 13,495 ST platform
Location: Ayatsil Field, Bay of Campeche, Mexico
Water Depth: 380 feet
Yard: Altamira, Mexico
Data Sheet: Imperial (PDF)