Printer Friendly

Halliburton Awarded $60 Million Contract for Directional Drilling and Related Services from TOTAL E&P INDONESIE.

HOUSTON -- Halliburton's (NYSE:HAL) Drilling, Evaluation and Digital Solutions Division has been awarded a contract valued at more than $60 million to provide Geo-Pilot(R) rotary steerable systems, and directional and logging-while-drilling services for the Peciko, Bekapai, Sisi and Nubi gas fields, offshore Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, Indonesia.

"TOTAL E&P INDONESIE is currently running a huge activity in the East Kalimantan area, where up to nine rigs are drilling," said Jean-Christophe Leroy, Peciko Field drilling operations manager, TOTAL E&P INDONESIE. "We expect Halliburton to reach, in the shortest time, the challenging performance objectives we have raised for our offshore gas wells."

Brady Murphy, vice president of Halliburton's Sperry Drilling Services, a product service line of the Drilling, Evaluation and Digital Solutions Division, said: "We are very pleased with this award and for the opportunity to expand our business with TOTAL in Indonesia and to do this from our recently established base in Balikpapan. This contract will take full advantage of a broad array of Sperry Drilling Services' latest drilling and logging-while-drilling technology."

Under separate contracts, Halliburton is also providing cementing and drilling waste management services through its Fluid Systems Division.

Halliburton, founded in 1919, is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the petroleum and energy industries. The company serves its customers with a broad range of products and services through its Energy Services Group and KBR. Visit the company's Web site at
COPYRIGHT 2006 Business Wire
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Business Wire
Date:Aug 28, 2006
Previous Article:Freewebs Acquires Developer of moo.fx Javascript Effects Library; Company Unveils Freewebs Farms Online Collective for Developers to ''Grow New...
Next Article:Hospital Savings Top $47 Million In Premier 5th Annual Supply Chain Breakthrough Series.

Related Articles
TURKMENISTAN - Iran Drilling Deal.
Gulf War profiteering.
Iraq and the costs of war.
White House corporate friends cash in on Katrina.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters