Subsea 7 has won engineering, fabrication and installation work with Aker BP on the Kobra East Gekko tie-back development in the Alvheim area of the North Sea offshore Norway.

The project is an eight-kilometre subsea tie-back to the Alvheim floating production, storage and offloading vessel via the existing Kneler B subsea manifold.

The contract scope includes engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the pipelines, spools, protection cover and tie-ins, Subsea 7 confirmed on Friday.