Weatherford awards BOP service contract

Weatherford International has contracted DE Hydraulics to supply and service BOP control units.

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ABERDEEN, UK -- Weatherford International has contracted DE Hydraulics to supply and service BOP control units.

DE will work on various sizes of equipment for Weatherford UK Pressure Control group, testing through survey and ignition hazard assessments. It also will provide re-certification, ensuring the units comply with legislation for imposed by the ATEX Directive, for equipment in potentially explosive atmospheres.

Recently, DE completed a project to design and manufacture a BOP control system for use in Weatherford’s West Africa operations.


06/17/2010

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