Petrofac said it has secured a number of new awards and contract extensions, with a combined value of over US$30 million, to provide training solutions for key clients in Oman, the UAE and Iraq.
In Oman, Petrofac won two new awards for the provision of HSE and Technical training solutions and a contract extension for assessment services, the company said in a statement.
A new contract has also been awarded in the Sultanate for the delivery of an internationally accredited operations and maintenance training programme through the world-class Takatuf Petrofac Oman (TPO) training centre in Muscat, which Petrofac and its partner Takatuf Oman opened in late 2018 to provide training for the country’s next generation of workforce for the industry.
In the UAE, secured a contract for on-the-job technical training and other specialised services to support a client’s oil and gas training facility.
Meanwhile, in Iraq, it renewed a contract to deliver training solutions.
“These contract awards demonstrate the continued expansion of our differentiated training services offering in key countries, where supporting the national workforce development agenda is core to our approach,” said Karim Osseiran, global head of Petrofac’s Training Services business.
“Petrofac has a strong track record in delivering large scale projects and solutions focused on the transfer of knowledge and technology that have significant contribution to delivering in-country value.”