Zubair Oilfield Development Project, Basra

R&M Wholesale Electric and JV partner Siraj Naybur came together to supply a multi-million dollar supply contract for the ambitious Zubair Oilfield Development Project.

The Oilfield is located in Southern Iraq, west of Basra and is one of the largest fields in the world, with an estimated 4.5 billion barrels of proven reserves.

The field currently produces 300,000 barrels per day.  R&M supplied a wide range of cable and cable ancillary products aiding in the field’s expansion programme – which aims to improve daily yield to  850,000 barrels once the development is complete.

Ideally placed in the region, R&M Wholesale Electric project managed the $26 million contract from their offices in Dubai utilising their experienced project management team to ensure the smooth running of this prestigious supply agreement.

R&M Wholesale Electric managed the international supply chain to ensure the challenging delivery schedules of the client were met at all times.  Our practised team were able to ensure that technical product specifications were adhered to and that all product was delivered with full certification compliance.   Our Dubai team were also able to provide bespoke documentation and detailed supply documentation, including complex material schedules with regards to the provision of a large cable laydown service demanded by the contract.

Siraj Naybur who are based in Basra, Iraq managed the contract on the ground, and the day to day material supply and management.

Zubair Oilfield Development Project – Material Supply

Our team supplied a wide range of products to the Zubair Oilfield Project including:

  • Cable Ladder
  • Cable Tray
  • Distribution Boards
  • Earthing Equipment
  • Glands, Cable Ties and Lugs
  • Junction Boxes
  • Lighting and Lighting Columns
  • Power & Instrumentation Cables
  • Valves

Zubair Oilfield Development Project – Laydown Yard Management

The supply of materials to the field necessitated Siraj Naybur to operate supply chain management solutions within the oilfields laydown yards.  Responsible for the supply of Power & Instrumentation Cables, Glands, Cable Ties and Lugs within the yard, Siraj Naybur operated four stocked containers, with three employees permanently on site to ensure the smooth running of the distribution of materials.