ExxonMobil Takes Two AHTS Vessels From Icon Offshore. Malaysia’s Icon Offshore Berhad reported Friday that its unit Icon Offshore Group Sdn. Bhd. (IOGSB) has received a letter of award from ExxonMobil Exploration & Production Malaysia Inc. (EMEPMI) to provide two Anchor Handling Tug/Supply (AHTS) vessels, the firm said in a filing with local exchange Bursa Malaysia as reported by Rigzone.
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Under the $1.8 million (MYR 7.7 million) contract, IOGSB will deploy two AHTS vessels – Icon Zara and Icon Ikhlas – for the assignment and will to provide among others, transportation of supplies from supply bases to drilling rigs/platform and vice versa.
Earlier in July, Icon Offshore Berhad received two letters of award from an oil major for the provision of two anchor handling tug/supply vessels (AHTS), Offshore Energy Today reports.
Icon did not name the client, but it did say the long term contracts will be effective from July 5, 2015 and will continue for a period of two years from the effective date with an option for an extension of one year.
BNO NEWS gathered that Oil pipeline leak at ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance causes smoke. Sirens wailed at the ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance, California, on early Friday night after an oil pipeline leak caused large columns of smoke.
The incident occured at about 6:10 p.m. PT when the Torrance Refinery experienced a leak on an 8 inch pipeline in the crude unit. “The resulting leak resulted in a large column of smoke leaving the refinery and extending past Western Avenue,” the City of Torrance said in a brief statement.
ExxonMobil is involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas; the manufacture of petroleum products; and the transportation and sale of crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products.
Icon Offshore Berhad (“ICON” or “the Company”) is the largest pure-play offshore support vessel (OSV) provider in Malaysia and one of the largest in Southeast Asia in terms of number of OSVs, according to the Infield Report. ICON owns and operates one of the youngest, fastest growing and most sophisticated fleets of OSVs in Southeast Asia to provide a wide range of logistical support services throughout the entire offshore oil and gas life cycle, from exploration and appraisal, field development and operation and maintenance, through to decommissioning.
Engineer Anthony Ubong.