UAE services firm Lamprell announced on 24 February that it has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract for work on expanding Saudi Arabia’s 500,000 b/d offshore Marjan field which is being expanded to 800,000 b/d (MEES, 12 June 2019). The award was made under Saudi Arabia’s offshore Long Term Agreement (LTA), where 11 firms are automatically shortlisted for projects.

“We are delighted to have received our first LTA contract award since joining the programme in 2018” says Lamprell CEO Christopher McDonald. “Marjan is a strategic asset of global significance and we are honoured to play a role in its development. The award reinforces our commitment to our strategy and we look forward to working on further opportunities in the region.” (CONTINUED - 205 WORDS)