French pipeline maker Vallourec has signed a global contract with the German company, Wintershall Holding GmbH (BASF Group).
The new, three-year contract, which contains an option to renew, covers the main countries in which Wintershall operates: Germany, the Netherlands, Libya, Abu Dhabi and Norway.
The agreement concerns the entire range of Vallourec's most advanced tubular solutions for casing and tubing, as well as related accessories. It also includes a comprehensive range of services, such as 24/7 on-site running assistance and the implementation of extensive supply chain solutions leading to cost and cash-flow optimization.
Didier Hornet, Senior Vice President Eastern Hemisphere, who is responsible for Vallourec's oil and gas strategy, said:
"We are very happy to carry on working with Wintershall in the premium OCTG segment. The new contract testifies to the customer's trust in us and its recognition of the work carried out by Vallourec's teams and the quality of our products and services."