UAE: Lamprell to Refurbish and Upgrade 5 Jack-Up Rigs
- Business & Finance
Lamprell, a leading provider of diversified engineering and contracting services to the onshore and offshore oil & gas and renewables industry, announces that it has secured orders from multiple clients during Q1 2012 to undertake a number of jackup rig upgrade and refurbishment projects, with a combined contract value of approximately US$ 62 million.
These projects include a contract with RDC Qatar Inc. for the refurbishment and upgrade of its jackup drilling rig Gilbert Rowe and several contracts with Noble Drilling International Limited for upgrade works on the Noble Gus Androes, the Noble Charles Copeland, the Noble George Mcleod and the Noble Chuck Syring. The work on these projects will be executed at Lamprell’s Sharjah and Hamriyah facilities.
Commenting on the new awards, Nigel McCue, Chief Executive Officer, Lamprell said:
“We are delighted to announce these new contract awards which highlight the Group’s reputation for quality and delivery and our ongoing drive to maintain and enhance our position in the rig refurbishment segment. These awards further strengthen the relationships we have enjoyed with these major drilling operators over the years and we look forward to the successful completion of these projects throughout the course of this year.”
Source: Lamprell, April 18, 2012