Weir inks four year wellhead services contract with Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production
The contract will contribute to in country value and includes training technicians at Petroleum Development Oman
Weir Oil & Gas signed a four-year contract with Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production (OOCEP) to provide wellhead equipment and services.
“Weir continues to develop a strong presence in the Middle East as an oil and gas industry solutions and services provider,” said Ronan Le Gloahec, Eastern hemisphere president, Weir Oil & Gas. “We are thrilled OOCEP awarded this contract to us and look forward to providing them with pressure control engineering and local supply expertise over the next four years and beyond. With this contract we are expanding our presence in Oman, where we have been operating since 2013.”
The contract, which will be carried out by Weir Oil & Gas Oman, includes training for Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) technicians to provide in-country repairs to mechanical rotating equipment in interior workshops located in Marmul, Saih Rawl and Fahud.
In the Eastern Hemisphere, Weir Oil & Gas provides pressure control technologies including wellheads and engineered solutions tailored to organisations’ projects. Weir Oil & Gas provides in-country Weir Edge™ Service Advantage and localised support through its Centres of Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence ensuring the Company can respond immediately to customers’ needs due to its close proximity to operators in the region.
Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production (OOCEP) is the upstream investment arm of Oman Oil Company (OOC) with a primary focus on upstream investment portfolio of operated and non-operated assets that comprehend OOC’s over-arching energy strategy. OOCEP’s activities include the management of local and international investments in non-operated upstream assets, as well as a range of fully and partially controlled service, upstream and midstream businesses.