ALATAS Crane Service Worldwide Commissioning Offshore Tower Cranes on Saudi Aramco's Marjan & Zuluf fields
Alatas Crane Services World Wide have secured a nine month contract with a subsea engineering service company for the removal and installation of 17 cranes onboard the Marjan & Zuluf fields owned and operated by Saudi Aramco in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The cranes are Tower cranes, adapted for offshore use and for operation in hot climate.
The project which is part of a larger work scope of field life extension which will see the life extension of the Marjan & Zuluf fields extended for a further 15 to 20 years.
Andreas Horntrich, Managing Director of Alatas Crane Services World Wide commented:
“This is our initial step into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia which is an area where we see large growth potential for both our Crane Service and Parts Sales business.
The award of this contract proves that Alatas is a recognized leader in Offshore Crane Service and by deploying our highly skilled multi-disciplined engineers we are offering cost savings to our clients when compared to our competitors.
Our business model is based on sending the right person first time to carry out the work be it electrical, mechanical or hydraulic our Engineers have the skill set which negates the need for hydraulic techs, electricians and mechanics mobilizing for the same job”.
Alatas will deploy 4 Senior Service Engineers on rotation to complete the work scope with Alatas being responsible for the demolition, installation and commissioning of the cranes. The work will run until Q1 2019.