The seven-year agreement sees Intertek deliver independent inspection services globally to support all of PDO’s north region oil and gas projects.
Intertek will also deliver quality assurance and control services, documentation review and auditing services on current and future projects. Intertek’s global network of industry-recognised technical expertise will be utilised to safeguard the quality of materials, ensure on-time delivery of equipment and vendor compliance as well as confirm that all of PDO’s north region projects conform to the company’s engineering, construction and operating standards.
PDO operates in a concession area of about 100,000 km2, consisting of one third of the Sultanate’s geographical area. It has around 130 producing fields, close to 6,000 producing wells, and more than 45,000 contractors in Oman and around the world.
Catalin Tomescu, Intertek Director of Operations Asset Integrity Management and Non-Destructive Testing for Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan, said: “We are excited about the opportunity to provide PDO with third party inspections, quality assurance and quality control services. This agreement will see Intertek ensuring proper quality and control across PDO’s value chain.”
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