Ecopetrol Awards Contract To Wood Group Colombia And RWD Technologies

October 2009 Vol. 236 No. 10

A joint venture between Wood Group Colombia, part of John Wood Group PLC, and RWD Technologies de Colombia, was awarded a two-year contract by Ecopetrol to provide change management services for its Colombian oil pipeline system.

The change management services will help to ensure an effective transition to a new pipeline SCADA system being implemented by Ecopetrol to improve pipeline and pump system operations. The new system will enable Ecopetrol to centralize crude oil transportation across its 5,282 mile pipeline system.