Kenya-based Atlas Development has announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide turnkey support services in Rovuma Basin, located offshore Tanzania
Under the contract, Atlas Development will provide workforce accommodation, facilities management, medical infrastructure, and logistical support to an international drilling company, which was commencing activities in the Rovuma Basin.
Carl Esprey, CEO of Atlas Development, said, “Following this win, we now operate in five countries in East Africa. The signing of this significant contract underpins the value of our turnkey service offering and demonstrates the continued momentum that the Atlas Development brand is gaining as a leading turnkey support services provider in East Africa. We believe that this region continues to hold significant potential for the company, as it plays host to some of the lowest cost oil developers globally.”
According to the company, Tanzania represented a strategic growth opportunity and further strengthens its established operations in Kenya, Ethiopia and Djibouti.