Aramco awards major long-term deals to 8 firms for its oil and gas brownfield projects

SourceSaudi Gazette
SectorOil & Gas
CountrySaudi Arabia

Aramco on Wednesday announced a new contracting strategy for the company’s oil and gas brownfield and plant upgrade projects.The strategy focuses on establishing new businesses and developing partnerships based on sustainability and new technologies via Aramco's giant projects by awarding long-term contracts to reputable and experienced contractors to improve cost efficiency and the quality and safety of the projects.Ahmad Al Sa'adi, Aramco’s technical services senior vice president, said, “We are delighted to have concluded these LTAs as part of our new strategy, which offers a number of benefits to Aramco and our partners, and it will have a positive impact on the business environment and economic activities in the Kingdom.“These LTAs which are associated with huge business which allow us to boost the performance of our brownfield and upgrade projects through new technologies and pioneering environmental sustainability fundamentals, while improving contract procurement and construction phases.“In addition, it will enable us to continue developing homegrown talent in Saudi Arabia through achievable employment targets. more...