Technip has awarded a contract to Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) to provide marine agency services and logistics for Dubai Petroleum Establishment’s Rashid C project in the Middle East.
ISS, a marine, cargo and supply chain solutions provider, will provide a range of services for the Rashid C project including: port agency, crew transfer, visa assistance and cargo services. The company’s support for offshore logistics is expected to run throughout the rest of 2015 and into 1Q16.
Technip is a company offering project management, engineering and construction services to the energy industry. Its scope of work for Dubai Petroleum Establishment includes the construction and installation of the Rashid C platform – a 900 t deck, a 500 t jacket and over 100 km of pipelines ranging from 6 to 30 in. in diameter with their associated risers, smart flanges and tie-in spools.
Providing marine support services to an important offshore project
Steve Gibson, Senior General Manager Oil and Gas Business Development for the ME&I region at ISS commented: “ISS is delighted to have been entrusted by Technip to provide marine support services to such an important offshore infrastructure project. This award underpins our group’s strategy to continue to develop into a partner of choice to the offshore marine industry.”
Adapted from press release by David Bizley