Sapura Energy bags RM1.8b contracts for drilling, engineering services

KUALA LUMPUR:  SAPURA ENERGY BHD has secured contracts, including extensions to provide drilling and engineering services to several companies in Malaysia, India, Mexico and Australia totalling RM1.8bil.

The oil and gas services company said on Thursday that for engineering and construction in Malaysia, it would provide services for  Sarawak Shell Bhd's project at the SK408E Gorek development and F6 brownfield integrated module.

It said the Gorek Wellhead Platform would be installed on a fixed four legged jacket in a water depth of 88 meters.  The topside comprises three deck levels and a vent boom.

As for the F6 brownfield , the host tie-in facility would be the F6 processing complex 179km north-northwest of Bintulu.  The works are expected to be completed by Q3 of 2019.
The others in Malaysia are the provision of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for SK408 Larak and Bakong development project.  The works are expected to be completed by Q2 2019.

In India, it will  undertake the subsea wells and pipeline replacement project for the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.  The contract includes laying 25 segments of subsea pipelines of total length 114.83km of various sizes including tie-ins;  laying of 11 of pipes measuring 57.91km to connect subsea wells to respective host platforms for control of subsea wells.

It would also undertake the topside modification at 24 platforms and the works are expected to be completed by Q4 2019.

Sapura Energy will also supply equipment and materials for Berth A2 and modification of Berth D  at Marine Terminal, Jamnagar for Sikka Ports & Terminals Ltd, formerly known as Reliance Ports and Terminals Ltd. The works are expected to be completed by Q1 2020.
It will build berth A2 and modify berth D at marine terminal, Jamnagar for Sikka Ports & Terminals.  The works are expected to be completed by Q2 2020.

In Mexico, SapuraKencana Mexicana will construct and build 30-inch diameter 20km gas oil pipeline from PP-Ayatsil-B Platform To E-KU-A1 Platfrom (Ayatsil Line 16) in the Gulf of Mexico for Pemex Exploration and Production. The works are expected to be completed by Q1 2019.

In Australia, Normand Sapura Pty Ltd was awarded a contract to provide riserless lightwell intervention services for Montara Subsea Wells by PTTEP Australasia (Ashmore Cartier) Pty Ltd.

The contract involves the provision of lightwell intervention services for three wells in Montara development area, Timor Sea.  The works are expected to be completed by Q4 2018.

As for its drilling division, it will provide a semi-submersible tender assist drilling rig “Sapura Berani” for Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd for a firm three wells with an option to extend for an additional two + three + two wells for drilling in the Malaysian water.  The work related to the three  wells is expected to start in Q3 2018.

Sapura Energy also secured an extension of its contract for the semi-submersible tender assist drilling rig “Sapura Esperanza” with Sarawak Shell Bhd / Sabah Shell Petroleum Company Ltd and EQ Petroleum Malaysia Ltd

The contract extension entails drilling of three wells with a further option of three wells extension. 

The firm two wells for EnQuest and one well for Shell, will be for their respective drilling operations offshore Sarawak and Terengganu.  Work for the three wells is expected to be completed by Q3 2018.

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