April 2, 2019

Petrofac has been appointed well operator by Tullow Oil for the next phase of its Thames Decommissioning Project, as part of a contract worth around $16 million.

Petrofac will be responsible for the execution of well decommissioning operations on three of Tullow Oil’s subsea wells in the southern North Sea. This will include detailed planning, direct procurement and management of all sub-contracted services, including provision of a jack-up rig. The award follows the successful completion of several well decommissioning programmes in 2016 and 2018, during which Petrofac decommissioned seven of Tullow Oil’s subsea and platform wells, delivering project savings of more than US$6.5 million. Read more…