Adnoc awards agreements worth $658 million to 5 local and international companies

Adnoc awards agreements worth $658 million to 5 local and international companies

WAM: Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) announced the award of framework agreements valued at $658 million (AED2.4 billion) for cementing services as it continues to invest and enable drilling growth and expand its crude oil production capacity.

The framework agreements were awarded to Haliburton Worldwide Limited Abu Dhabi (Halliburton), Baker Middle East (Baker), Emirates Western Oil Well Drilling & Maintenance Co. (Emirates Western), NESR Energy Services (NESR) and Emjel Oil Field Services (Emjel), following a competitive tender process.

These awards cover Adnoc’s onshore and offshore fields and will run for five years with an option for a further two years. Over 65 percent of the award value could flow back into the UAE economy under Adnoc’s In-Country Value programme throughout the agreements.

Furthermore, skilled employment opportunities will be created for UAE Nationals by successful companies who will also work to identify local manufacturing opportunities.