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Building on Existing Client Track Record - Valaris JU-92 SPS

Valaris JU-92 SPS
Oil & Gas
ENERPRO’s exceptional track record and successful collaboration with Valaris on previous jack-up projects, such as JU-102, JU-120, and JU-121


ENERPRO’s exceptional track record and successful collaboration with Valaris on previous jack-up projects, such as JU-102, JU-120, and JU-121, led to the award of primary contractor status for the SPS (special periodic survey) steelwork upgrades onboard the JU-92. Located at Hartlepool quayside, ENERPRO planned and executed the project, ensuring seamless integration with the client's plan, meeting all time and budget requirements.

The scope of work included:

  • Structural steelwork removal and replacement
  • Plating in preload/drill water tanks and fluid conditioning pits
  • Deck refurbishment
  • Comprehensive maintenance support

The Challenge

The JU-92 required steelwork upgrades, which posed challenges due to strict project schedules, complex structural replacements, and the required, extensive plating work. The project demanded meticulous planning, efficient coordination and a skilled workforce to ensure smooth execution within the designated time and budget.

The Solution

ENERPRO swiftly mobilised its experienced personnel and employed an accelerated 24/7 service to meet the demanding project schedule

ENERPRO worked with Valaris through integrated services to establish clear work scopes, schedules and accurate budgets from the project's onset. . Activity included removal and replacement of structural steelwork, plating in preload/drill water tanks and fluid conditioning pits.

Robust communication, planning and strict adherence to safety protocols ensured the successful delivery of the project on schedule and below budget. This complex project was accident- and incident-free illustrating ENERPRO's outstanding commitment to safety and excellence.

Due to ENERPRO’s continued professionalism and expertise, this project’s successful completion resulted in further projects were awarded by Valaris, including SPS work, jacking house repairs, and helideck modifications.

Key Benefits

1. Cost Savings and Management: ENERPRO's efficient project management and execution resulted in substantial cost savings of £250,000, while delivering all project objectives safely and within the designated timeline.

2. Skilled Workforce: With a dedicated team of over 110 skilled tradespeople, including project managers, engineers, supervisors, welders, electricians, mechanics, scaffolders, painters, ENERPRO ensured the immediate availability of highly competent professionals to handle the diverse requirements of the project.

3. Client Satisfaction: "Valaris engaged ENERPRO Group Ltd as the main contractor to perform the JU-92 SPS & Additional Project Upgrades in Hartlepool in Q3 of 2017. ENERPRO performed a quality project on schedule and under budget without an incident or accident. ENERPRO demonstrated a highly competent and professional service throughout the project, and I would have no hesitation recommending ENERPRO for future rig projects."

- David Graham (Valaris Rig Asset Manager)