Wood Group awarded with new framework agreement by NCOC for Kazakhstan assets

Wood Group offshoreThe energy services company Wood Group was awarded with new framework agreement by North Caspian Operating Company (NCOC) for its offshore and onshore asset portfolio in Kazakhstan. The new contract extends the presentation of the UK service provider in the region and its support of NCOC, as Wood Group is currently delivering the concept and pre-FEED for the co-development project Kalamkas-Khazar. The company also holds a multi-year EPC contract in support of operations at Kashagan project, which is commenced through joint venture PSN KazStroy – join company of Wood Group’s Production Services Network (PSN) and OGCC KazStroyService.

“The trusted partnership developed with NCOC, based on our proven track record of safe and efficient services and innovative technical solutions, is demonstrated by the award of this new framework agreement. Wood Group has been present in the region for over ten years. We will combine our strong knowledge of the area, global expertise across the asset lifecycle and experience of the engineering, planning and construction criteria required to operate successfully in harsh and complex environments to support NCOC’s diverse asset portfolio”, said the Wood Group’s regional manager, Dave Stewart. “We will remain firmly focused on maximizing regional employment opportunities and leveraging our partnerships with local companies, under this new framework agreement”, added he.

Wood Group is a multinational energy services company headquartered in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. Wood Group provides a range of engineering, production support and maintenance management services to the energy and industrial sectors worldwide.