OIL & GAS - DRILLING EXPLORATION
United Arab Emirates
Foresight Offshore Drilling Ltd, S.A. is a flagship division of USD 1.5 billion Foresight Group International Limited a global conglomerate established in 1984 and lead by its founder Executive Chairman Dr. Ravi K Mehrotra CBE. Foresight Offshore Drilling has been developed as an outcome of recent consolidation and acquisition of modern jack-up rigs, offshore drilling experience, and talent.
Foresight Offshore Drilling has 27 years experience in operating jack-up rigs on various drilling contracts including turn-key well exploration projects. In 2012 Foresight Group International committed $600 million to build three new Letourneau super 116E Jack-up Rigs, two of which have been delivered and successfully operating on contracts. Through other acquisitions, the company today has a fleet of 6 jack-up rigs and has ambitious plans to expand the fleet to 10 rigs by 2020.
Foresight Offshore Drilling provides offshore drilling services and prides itself with 15 million man-hours without Lost Time Injury and also offers other services such as project management, production units which include MOPU, FPSO, FSU, FSO, and training and crewing. The global operations are headquartered in Dubai UAE and the network of representative offices are spread across the UK, India, China, and the company is in the process of setting up a business development offices S.E. Asia, West Africa, and Mexico.
Bapco is a unique company, which has never stood still. The first to discover oil in the Arabian Peninsula in 1932, it started exporting in 1934 and refining in 1936. Since then, the company has helped shape the modern Kingdom of Bahrain, not simply through the generation of wealth, but through the development of Bahrain’s manpower. More than 80 years after the company’s establishment, new ambitions in exploration, and new initiatives in oil and gas field development and new global markets continue to open up with rapid advancement taking place in the company. Wholly owned by the Government of Bahrain, Bapco is engaged in the oil industry including refining, distribution of petroleum products and natural gas, sales and exports of crude oil and refined products. The company owns a 264,000 barrel-a-day refinery, storage facilities for more than 14 million barrels, a marketing terminal and a marine terminal for its petroleum products. 95% of the company’s refined products are exports. Bapco is primarily engaged with exploration, refining, storage, production, marketing, training and development, and environmental initiatives in the kingdom. Bapco is on the verge of a major refining expansion project which aims to produce high value products with the long term future in mind, as well as care for the environment and spur better efficiency. Our prime customers for crude oil and refined products based in the Middle East, India, the Far East, South East Asia and Africa.?