Weir Oil & Gas Dubai has signed a multi-year contract in Iraq worth more than US$5 million with an Iraq JV, for rotating equipment overhaul services.
“We are pleased to support our clients by providing an array of high-quality services, and we appreciate the opportunity to act as trusted advisors when it comes to repairing and upgrading our customer’s Rotating Equipment fleet,” said Ronan Le Gloahec, Weir Oil & Gas Eastern Hemisphere President. “Combined with our state-of-the-art facility and in-country engineering expertise, this renewed contract will support this organization’s operations for years to come.”
Weir said the contract further consolidates Weir’s Rig-to-Grid capabilities in the Middle East, adding that the deciding factors in the deal included Weir Oil & Gas’ capabilities in Iraq, positive past and existing contract performance with the client, local content, in-house engineering and a comprehensive international facility near the customer’s sites.
In the EMEA region, Weir Oil & Gas provides provide in-country service and support through Centres of Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence, which allow the company to manufacture and distribute Rotating Equipment parts and wellhead equipment faster due to its proximity to operators in the region.
Weir is focused on supporting its customers’ current operations with maintenance process optimisation services in brownfield/greenfield oil and gas, power and industrial facilities, streamlining maintenance costs, and reducing total cost of ownership.
Weir Oil & Gas’ RE/Turbo machinery offers brownfield rotating equipment solutions to increase asset life and reduce cost of ownership. Weir also leverages its pressure control and oilfield services offerings in order to be the preferred supplier of pressure containment products and services for drilling and production operators in the Middle East, assuring best-in-class quality, delivery and responsiveness.