Sapura’s Drilling and Engineering & Construction units win contracts

8 January 2019 (Last Updated September 3rd, 2020 12:37)

Sapura Energy’s Drilling and Engineering & Construction businesses Sapura Drilling and Sapura Fabrication have secured contracts worth MYR760m ($184.5m).

Sapura’s Drilling and Engineering & Construction units win contracts
Semi-submersible tender assisted drilling rig Sapura Esperanza. Credit: Sapura Energy Berhad.

Sapura Energy’s Drilling and Engineering & Construction businesses Sapura Drilling and Sapura Fabrication have secured contracts worth MYR760m ($184.5m).

The latest deals have increased the company’s value of contract for the current financial year to MYR9.3bn ($2.25bn).

Chevron subsidiary Cabinda Gulf Oil Company has awarded a contract to Sapura Drilling to provide its semi-submersible tender-assisted drilling rig, Sapura Jaya.

The rig will be used to carry out drilling works in the Angolan waters for two years with options for further extension.

“As part of the contract, two wells will be drilled at the Sumandak facility located offshore Sabah.”

Sapura Drilling has also accepted an extension of its contract with Sarawak Shell and Sabah Shell Petroleum Company, following which it will provide Sapura Esperanza, a semi-submersible tender-assisted drilling rig.

The contract covers drilling three wells offshore Sarawak.

The business also secured a contract extension from Petronas Carigali for the provision of the Sapura Berani drilling rig.

As part of the contract, two wells will be drilled at the Sumandak facility located offshore Sabah.

Meanwhile, Petronas Floating LNG 1 awarded a contract to Sapura Fabrication to perform engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) works with regards to the relocation and tie-in of the Petronas Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (PFLNG) Satu in the Kumang Cluster, offshore Sarawak.

Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia also appointed Sapura Fabrication to perform an additional scope for offshore transportation and installation works.

These works will be carried out as part of an existing contract for the provision of engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning plus installation (EPCC+I) for its north Malay Basin facilities.