PETALING JAYA: Ranhill Utilities Bhd has secured a detailed design engineering (DDE) contract from Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Sdn Bhd (MMHE) worth RM15mil.
In a statement yesterday, Ranhill said Perunding Ranhill Worley Sdn Bhd PRW), a subsidiary of Ranhill Worley Sdn Bhd (which in turn is a subsidiary of Ranhill) had received a letter of award from MMHE.
Ranhill said the Sarawak-based job will have an approximate duration of six months.
“PRW secured the contract for DDE services which includes follow-on-engineering for engineering, procurement, and construction services of offshore platforms for the Rosmari-Marjoram gas project and solar powered offshore platform for Sarawak Shell Bhd.
“The contract and scope of works for the project will be undertaken by Ranhill Worley.”
Under the contract from MMHE, PRW will provide DDE services for the Rosmari-Marjoram gas project off the coast of Bintulu, Sarawak. Upon completion, the platform will be installed in a water depth of 140 metres within the SK318 area.
In the same statement, Ranhill president and chief executive Tan Sri Hamdan Mohamad said the contract was secured through a competitive bidding process and is a testament to Ranhill Worley’s capabilities and track records in the energy, chemical and resource industry in Malaysia and the region.
“Against the backdrop of growing climate change concerns, we believe that it is important to incorporate sustainability practices into our business. In line with our drive to deliver a more sustainable world, Ranhill Worley is committed to working together with our customers to navigate their energy transition process to decarbonise the extraction of hydrocarbons.
“The award of this solar powered offshore platform to us further reinforces our position as a leading provider of engineering and design services of oil and gas facilities in delivering a sustainable tomorrow,” he added.