Latest Saipem Nigeria Stories

2010-05-04 08:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- ENI Saipem S.p.A., one of the world's largest oil and gas engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies, will standardize on the Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise engineering solutions suite, including Smart 3D, Intergraph's next-generation 3D design software to further increase productivity and cost savings and to accelerate project schedules. (Logo:...

2008-10-31 06:00:18

Italian energy industry engineering services contractor Saipem has won three new offshore contracts worth in excess of $1.1 billion in Azerbaijan, Brazil and Venezuela. The company has also been awarded new onshore drilling contracts in Peru and Venezuela worth approximately $1.1 billion. Saipem has signed with BP a long-term underwater service contract agreement, pursuant to which, Saipem will be responsible for the inspection, maintenance and repair of the existing BP facilities offshore...

2008-10-24 09:00:22

Italian oil and gas industry engineering contractor Saipem has been awarded a new lump sum turnkey onshore contract in Nigeria worth approximately $700 million. The contract has been awarded by Total Exploration and Production Nigeria to a consortium comprising Saipem, Ponticelli and Desicon for the OML 58 Upgrade Phase-1 Project. The OML 58 Block is located onshore Nigeria, approximately 85km northwest of Port Harcourt in the Rivers state, and comprises a flow station and a gas treatment...

2008-07-30 03:00:40

Italian engineering company Saipem, which is owned by integrated energy major Eni, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract worth E2.8 billion for a single-train liquefied natural gas plant in Arzew, Algeria, by the state-run Algerian oil and gas company Sonatrach. Sonatrach has awarded Saipem-Snamprogetti, in a joint venture with Chiyoda, the lump sum turnkey contract for the new Arzew liquefied natural gas (LNG) train. The single-train gas liquefaction...

2008-07-25 06:00:41

Eni-owned engineering firm Saipem has been awarded new contracts worth a total of approximately E1.6 billion for offshore projects in Saudi Arabia and Nigeria. Major oil producer Saudi Aramco has awarded Saipem a lump sum turnkey contract for first stage of the Manifa Central Processing Facilities (CPF) project, within the framework of the Manifa Field Development Program to increase Saudi Arabia's production capacity by 900,000 barrels (bbls) of oil per day. The Manifa field is located...

2006-05-12 02:51:43

By Austin Ekeinde PORT HARCOURT, Nigeria (Reuters) - Three foreign oil workers, including an Italian, taken hostage in Nigeria's oil capital Port Harcourt were released on Friday after a day in captivity, police said. The employees of Italian oil contractor Saipem were abducted at gunpoint by members of a community where Saipem was working and which was in dispute with the company over compensation for environmental damage. "They have been released. The issues of disagreement must...

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