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3W Networks to deliver the Telecommunication System for Upper Zakum 750 Field Development Project in United Arab Emirates

3W Networks the leading Telecoms and Security Systems Integrator was awarded the Telecommunication Systems of the Upper Zakum UZ750 Field Development Project.

The UZ750 is one of the major offshore field development projects in the United Arab Emirates. It is located 80km off the coast of Abu Dhabi, and is being constructed on four artificial islands comprising a central complex which will house the processing facilities, and the north, south and west satellite platforms.

3W Networks in partnership with the premier telecom and security equipment manufacturers will integrate and deliver the ‘Best Fit’ modern telecommunication solutions systems including Public Address and General Alarm System (PAGA), Closed Circuit Television System (CCTV), Voice Recording System, GPS Clock System, Synchronous Digital Hierarchy System (SDH), PABX & Telephones, Hotline Telephones System, Personnel Tracking Systems (PTS), LAN/IT Services Data Network System, Video Conferencing System, Meteorological System.

3W Networks scope of work includes design, engineering, project management, system integration, factory testing and inspection, installation at site, commissioning and training. The solution will be engineered by the local 3W team in the UAE and all activities such as integration, acceptance testing and commissioning will be conducted at its regional engineering centre located in the United Arab Emirates.

Walid Gamali, 3W Networks Chief Executive Officer commented “We are delighted that 3W Networks was selected to implement the Telecommunication Systems for this ground-breaking project in the oil and gas sector in the Middle East region. The UZ750 project is a unique and a very challenging project and we look forward to be working productively with all parties involved. We have the extensive experience and expertise in providing flexible solutions suitable for harsh environmental conditions including the offshore platforms”.

About ZADCO (Zakum Development Company)
ZADCO's mandate was to develop the Upper Zakum field on behalf of ADNOC. Besides Upper Zakum, the Company operates Umm Al Dalkh, and Satah fields. Crude oil from Upper Zakum, Umm Al Dalkh and Satah fields is pumped via main oil lines to Zirku Island for further processing, storage and export. The company adopts the latest technologies in developing and operating these oil fields, with health, safety and environment concerns in mind, making it a leading operating company in the oil industry in the U.A.E.