Weir Oil & Gas Dubai has signed a multi-year contract in Iraq with a major international oil company. The contract includes the provision of Weir Oil & Gas workshop services, machine shop services, emergency manufacturing and maintaining the customer’s well operations.
Positive past and existing contract performance with the international oil company, Weir Oil & Gas’ capabilities in Iraq, local content, in-house engineering, API and OEM certifications and a comprehensive international facility near the customer’s sites were deciding factors in the deal. This contractual agreement further consolidates Weir’s Rig to Grid capabilities in the Middle East.
This is a strategic agreement that will see Weir as a key player for this client and allow Weir to expand their portfolio in this specific oil field.
In the Eastern Hemisphere region, Weir Oil & Gas provides an off-the-shelf range of products as well as customized wellhead solutions designed to meet unique specifications. The company provides in-country service and support through Centers of Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence, which allow the company to manufacture and distribute wellhead equipment quicker due to its proximity to customers in the region.
Weir Oil & Gas is focused on leveraging its Pressure Control and Oilfield Services offerings in order to be the preferred supplier of pressure containment products and services for drilling and production customers in the Middle East, assuring best-in-class quality, delivery and responsiveness. The company’s operations and maintenance offerings lead the industry in maintenance process optimization services for 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.
“We are pleased to support our clients through providing services, repairs and important upgrades while assisting them with engineer-driven change management protocols and production facility turnarounds,” said Ronan Le Gloahec, Eastern Hemisphere President for Weir Oil & Gas. “With this additional contract, we will provide comprehensive support to the client’s well operations thanks to our state- of-the-art facility and in-country engineering know-how.
From North America to the EMEA region to the Asia Pacific, Weir Oil & Gas solves customer challenges and improves oil and gas operations from manufacturing to repairs through Weir Edge™ Services, Weir’s global service offering. With service and training centers in every U.S. basin and every part of the globe, Weir Edge™ Services supports operators with a three-pronged approach that includes global access to local engineering experts, engineered repairs with highly skilled aftermarket support, and industry-leading digital empowerment tools for Weir and other OEM equipment.