Leading seamless pipe maker Vallourec has been awarded the contract for Oil Country Tubular Goods products for the Shenandoah project in the Gulf of Mexico by BOE Exploration & Production LLC. The special equipment, tubular solutions and connections comply with BSEE’s regulations and guidelines. Vallourec will supply intermediate and production casing. The scope of supply includes the latest connection technology with VAM SLIJ-3 and VAM BOLT-II, custom sizes, and proprietary grades.The recently sanctioned Shenandoah project is one of the next generation high-pressure/high temperature developments requiring 20,000 psi pressure ratings for deep water drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. Shenandoah is 160 257 km offshore Louisiana in Walker Ridge blocks 51, 52, and 53. The drilling phase is expected to begin in Q3 2022, with first oil expected in Q4 2024.