3W Networks wins telecom scope of TAKREER Inter Refinery Pipeline Project 2
3W Networks has been awarded the Telecom Systems Integrator contract by Korean EPC contractor Daewoo Engineering and Construction for a storage tank project in Abu Dhabi.
The Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company (Takreer), a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), is continuing with its strategy of expanding refineries and optimizing the integration of the petrochemical industry by investing $10 billion in three large expansion projects.
ADNOC aims to develop the downstream industry in the United Arab Emirates in order to meet future requirements for oil and gas, and these latest projects fit into the expansion framework for the Petroleum Refining Industry.
The project has been divided into packages. Package 1 has been awarded to Daewoo E&C and comprises of 16 gasoline storage tanks located at Mussafah connected to a 230 kms long pipeline network.
3W Networks has been selected to provide the Detailed Design, Engineering, Procurement, Systems Integration, Factory Acceptance Testing and Commissioning of the CCTV, Telephony, LAN and PAGA systems.
Walid Gamali, CEO, 3W Networks says, “3W Networks completed Phase 1 of Takreer’s Inter Refinery Pipeline project in 2007 and we are pleased to be selected again for the Phase 2 by Daewoo E&C. We are confident in our ability to meet Takreer and Daewoo’s expectations for this strategic project.”
The award of this project further validates 3W Networks position as the Telecommunications Systems Integrator of choice in the region.
Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company (TAKREER) was established in 1999 to take over the responsibilities of refining operations from Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). This covers the crude oil and condensate refining, supply of petroleum products and production of granulated sulphur. Takreer’s main objective is to develop the refining industry in the UAE which started with the inauguration of Abu Dhabi Refinery (ex. Umm Al Nar) in 1976 and Ruwais Refinery in 1982.
Takreer is considered a prominent oil refining company regionally and internationally contributing to oil markets and to the rapid growth of UAE economy. Since our inception, Takreer maintained its position as a leading refining company, thanks to the high standard and efficient refining operations consistent with sound health, safety and environment practices as well as the world standard performance of both operations and employees.