SELANGOR, Malaysia– Two Sapura Energy subsidiaries have received engineering and construction and drilling contracts.
Sapura Offshore Sdn Bhd has received a subcontract from Pan Marine Petroleum Services Co. The work scope includes the installation of six new subsea pipelines in the Gulf of Suez for the Gulf of Suez Petroleum Co., a joint venture betweenBP plc and Egyptian General Petroleum Corp., the national oil company.
Works will be carried out in various locations in the Morgan field, with an expected total pipelay of 57 km (35 mi).
In Indonesia, Sapura Offshore, in a joint venture with PT Timas Suplindo, has won a contract from Eni East Sepinggan Ltd. The EPCI contract is for two 16-in. diameter offshore rigid pipelines from theJangkrik FPU to a future manifold near the Merakes drilling centers.
Works will be carried out at water depths of between 70 m (230 ft) and 1,400 m (4,593 ft). The total length of the pipeline system is 95 km (59 mi). The scope of work includes design, fabrication, and offshore installation of foreseen structures, deepwater pipeline end terminations, and in-line tee systems for theEast Sepinggan block, East Kalimantan.
Sapura Drilling Asia Sdn Bhd has secured two new contracts. ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia Inc. has awarded the tender assist drilling rigSapura T-9 a three-year contract for services at the Tabu field offshore Peninsular Malaysia.
Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd has awarded a contract extension to the semisub tender assisted drilling rigSapura Berani. The contract entails the drilling of nine wells at the Sumandak, Erb West, and Dulang facilities offshore Sabah and Peninsular Malaysia.