Campeche Pipeline Works Attract 9 to Date

At least nine companies have purchased bidding rules for the tender launched by Mexican state oil company Pemex's E&P unit (PEP) for pipeline work on 10 wells in the Sonda de Campeche, according to federal procurement website Compranet.

The nine are the following: Condux; Constructora Subacuatica Diavaz; Demar Instaladora y Constructora; Global Offshore Mexico; Oceanografia; Servicios y Suministros Asociados de Minatitlan; J Ray McDermott de Mexico; Corporacion de Servicios Maritimos y Terrestres; and CPI Ingenieria y Administracion de Proyectos.

Bids for the project are due August 9.

Works, which include laying 10 marine and 10 gas injection pipelines, among other tasks, are due to begin on September 11 and run 240 days.

The wells are in the following areas of Campeche: Akal-BN (three wells), Akal-TJ (three), Akal-TM (three) and Akal-MB (one).

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