2013-08-21 08:07:01 -
21 August 2013 - Aker Solutions won a contract from Statoil to conduct an
extended concept study for the floater for the Johan Castberg oilfield
development in the Barents Sea. The contract, worth NOK 250 million, includes
options for further work.
"This is an exciting opportunity to take part in the development of a major new
oil field in northern Norway," says Per Harald Kongelf, regional president for
Norway at Aker Solutions.
Aker Solutions has previously conducted concept studies for the Johan Castberg
field, which is estimated to hold between 400 million and 600 million barrels of
oil. The Statoil-operated field is located about 240 kilometres north-west of
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For further information about sourcing and potential subcontracts for this
project, please visit www.akersolutions.com/suppliers
Aker Solutions provides oilfield products, systems and services for customers in
the oil and gas industry world-wide. The company's knowledge and technologies
span from reservoir to production and through the life of a field.
Aker Solutions brings together engineering and technologies for oil and gas
drilling, field development and production. The company employs approximately
28 000 people in more than 30 countries. We apply the knowledge and create and
use technologies that deliver our customers' solutions.
Aker Solutions ASA is the parent company in the group, which consists of a
number of separate legal entities. Aker Solutions is used as the common brand
and trademark for most of these entities. In 2012 Aker Solutions had aggregated
annual revenues of approximately NOK 45 billion. The company is listed on the
Oslo Stock Exchange.
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