Global Leader in International Oil and Gas Industry News

posted in:

Aker Solutions wins Gullfaks South contract

Friday, Dec 28, 2012

Aker Solutions has been awarded a topside modification contract by Statoil to increase oil recovery at Gullfaks South. Estimated contract value is NOK 180 million.

The main object of the project is to deliver topside modification for tie-in of two new templates, located at Gullfaks South, to Gullfaks A, plus topside modification for re-routing production from existing template D from Gullfaks A to Gullfaks C.

Scope of work under the Gullfaks South increased oil recovery topside project includes engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning assistance (EPCIc).

"This will be a challenging and exciting job. It is an important assignment for Aker Solutions, which shows that we are competitive on jobs in all levels of the market. We are pleased that Statoil renews their trust in our topside modification services," says Tore Sjursen, head of Aker Solutions' maintenance, modifications and operations business.

Maintenance and modifications work will help to increase oil recovery rate and extend the life of the Gullfaks field.

The Gullfaks South increased oil recovery topside EPCIc assignment will be executed by Aker Solutions' maintenance, modifications and operations team in Bergen, Norway. Pre-fabrication will be performed at Aker Solutions' fabrications facilities at Aagotnes, Bergen.

Project completion date is estimated to the end of 2014.

Aker Solutions' contract party is Aker Solutions MMO AS.

Source: Aker Solutions

To access over 3,000 of the latest oil projects from across the world visit Projects OGP for free trial today

posted in:

Other Oil & Gas News

Aquaterra Energy wins Premier Oil Catcher Drill Centre Template contract 23-04-2014
Claxton’s camera upgrade puts crane safety in the picture 23-04-2014
Elk acquires the Singleton Unit in Nebraska 23-04-2014
Longreach prepares to drill into target Liassic formation with Kamar-1 well in Morocco 23-04-2014
Chevron unveils PitPack motor oil dispensing system 23-04-2014
Farstad Shipping ASA - charter agreements 23-04-2014
Prysmian, € 30 m contract in Abu Dhabi 23-04-2014
Halliburton to build drilling, testing and training facility in Texas 23-04-2014
SEACON (europe) Ltd Receives A Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 23-04-2014
EnerJex Resources announces Niobrara operations update and development plans 23-04-2014