Oceaneering International has been awarded a contract by Italy’s Saipem to supply umbilicals for the BG Group’s Burullus West Delta Deep Marine Phase IXa development offshore Egypt.
The order consists of 10 subsea production control umbilicals totaling approximately 84 km in length and two electrical power cables totalling approximately 55 km in length.
Product manufacturing will be carried out at Oceaneering’s facility in Rosyth, Scotland and is expected to start in the second quarter of 2013. It will be completed in the third quarter of 2014.
Turan Drilling, a JV between KCA Deutag and SOCAR AQS, secured the contract for operations and maintenance of seven platform drilling rigs operated by BP in the Caspian Sea, SOCAR AQS head said
Italian oil services group Saipem is looking for partners for its drilling business, while it has ruled out a trade sale, the company's CEO said on April 18.
Halliburton Co. announced the execution of an integrated services contract with Royal Dutch Shell for post-salt development and pre-salt exploration in Brazil’s Campos and Santos Basins on April 17.