Baker Hughes secures Saudi Aramco drilling contract

Baker Hughes secures Saudi Aramco drilling contract

Saudi Aramco has awarded the first large-scope integrated services contract for its Marjan oilfield to Baker Hughes.

Under the contract’s terms, Baker Hughes will provide drilling services, coiled tubing services and drilling fluids engineering services in Marjan.

The work will start this month with an aim to increase the field’s capacity.

“We are honored to win the integrated services contract from Saudi Aramco, which highlights our strong track-record in Saudi offshore operations. BHGE is a leader in providing offshore drilling, and we understand the requirements of our customers. With a significant number of wells, the Marjan expansion requires proven and efficient technology, matched by digital competencies that BHGE can deliver, which will make the operations seamless. All our solutions for Marjan are designed to achieve the best outcomes that meet Saudi Aramco’s goals,” said Lorenzo Simonelli, chairman and CEO of Baker Hughes.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.

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