Bumi Armada Bhd’s wholly-owned unit, Bumi Armada Caspian LLC, has signed a supplementary agreement worth RM576 million (USD 134 million) with Lukoil-Nizhnevolzhskneft LLC (Lukoil) for an additional engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) scope of work in Russia.
Back in December 2013, Bumi Armada had bagged a 10-year, US$262 million contract from Russia’s Lukoil-Nizhnevolzhskneft Ltd.
Bumi Armada said the additional scope will involve BAC’s marine spread to lay subsea pipelines and undertake post trenching and back-filling works on sections of the Filanovsky field in the Russian sector
of the Caspian Sea
The works on the 20km of various pipelines will involve the Armada Installer and Armada Constructor vessels, and are expected to be completed in the second half of 2018.
Bumi Armada Berhad is a Malaysia-based international offshore energy facilities and services provider with a presence in over 17 countries spread across five continents, underpinned by its access to over 2,000 people from over 35 nationalities.
Bumi Armada provides offshore services via two business units- Floating Production and Operation (FPO) of oil and gas solutions and Offshore Marine Services (OMS).
Bumi Armada is the fifth largest FPSO player in the world and an established OSV owner and operator, with extensive experience across Asia
, Africa and Latin America.