Seeking to expand its operations, Saipem has scored new onshore drilling contracts with countries in the Middle East and in South America worth $70 million, a press release issued by Saipem declared.

The company elaborated that one of the contracts is in UAE with a duration of approximately 15 months.

As for South America, Saipem has secured contracts in Colombia and Peru, in addition to another two contracts in Bolivia and Peru.

All these contracts will boost the long-standing relationships between the company and international clients.