Murphy buys Aker splitter wellheads for offshore Malaysia

Murphy Sarawak Oil Co. has contracted to purchase as many as 24 sets of splitter wellhead systems from Aker Solutions for $15 million.

Aker splitter wellheads for Murphy Sarawak
Aker splitter wellheads for Murphy Sarawak

Offshore staff

OSLO, NorwayMurphy Sarawak Oil Co. has contracted to purchase as many as 24 sets of splitter wellhead systems from Aker Solutions for $15 million.

Murphy plans to use the equipmentoffshore Sarawak, East Malaysia, in block SK 309/311

The splitter wellhead system allows drilling of two or more wells from a single well slot on a platform so as to reduce deck space requirements.

Engineering and project management will be in Aker Solutions’ Kuala Lumpur and Singapore offices.

6/25/13

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