LOUIS DREYFUS TRAVOCEAN
Submarine cable installation
Nov 19, 2014
Beginning of November, the ROVJET 806 trenching team came back to Dunkirk offshore base after 6 months spent on the Topaz Commander, a DP2 offshore support vessel. The team completed 2 trenching projects for VBMS, a leading marine contractor for subsea power cable installation: the Wintershall project with the burial of a 19km umbilical between […]
Oct 30, 2014
In October 2014, Louis Dreyfus TravOcean completed a 115kV submarine power composite cable trenching project on the Safaniya 2 oil field for Mc Dermott and Saudi Aramco as final client. Louis Dreyfus TravOcean’s 30t trencher crawler fitted with a 1.3m cutting wheel has been mobilised onboard the INT406 cable installation barge and 7.4km of submarine […]
Founded in 1977 in Marseilles, Louis Dreyfus TravOcean acquired over the years an unique expertise in the fields of submarine cable installation and protection,
covering all types of seabed (from very soft to very hard), in shallow waters as well as all cable types (fibre optic, electric cables or umbilical cables).
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Louis Dreyfus TravOcean specializes in the installation and protection of submarine cables and offers services ranging from route selection to maintenance and repair of submarine links, through loading of cable at manufacturing plant and of course submarine cables laying and protection.
We charter support vessels adapted to our projects and we mobilize our equipment on board such vessels worldwide.
Beyond its cable laying and protection activities, Louis Dreyfus Travocean designs and builds equipment necessary for its operations.
Laying and protection
of submarine cables
Able to work
all over the world
Design & development
Post burial of infield power cables and installation of export power cables between mainland and offshore windfarms
Power cables installation between mainland and islands
FIBRE OPTIC CABLE
Shore ends in shallow waters, mainly for fibre optic cables
OIL AND GAS
Installation of cables and umbilicals between platforms, post burial of pipelines in shallow waters, J-tube pulling in Oil and Gas sector
All our projects
DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF TAILOR-MADE EQUIPEMENT
Beyond its cable laying and protection activities, Louis Dreyfus Travocean designs and builds burial machines necessary for its operations
(trenchers, vibrating ploughs, jetting sledges, deburial crawler, ROVs).
This capability to design and manufacture tailor-made equipment allows Louis Dreyfus TravOcean to be very responsive
and to offer solutions tailored to the needs of its customers.
All our machines