Aker Solutions secures five year MMO frame agreement

2013-01-14 08:33:19 -

14 January 2013 - Aker Solutions has secured an important five year frame
agreement for the execution of contracts across Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Ltd's
brownfield projects on the UK continental shelf.

Although the contract contains no firm spending commitment, the anticipated
multi-million pound agreement cements the long standing relationship between the
two organisations.

Mike Forbes, UK managing director of Aker Solutions maintenance, modifications
and operations (MMO) business said: "Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Ltd is embarking
on an exciting phase in its development and we are delighted to have been
selected for this agreement."

With a significant pipeline of projects within Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Ltd's
portfolio, today's announcement reinforces Aker Solutions' strategic objective
of growing its business in the UK.

"This agreement allows us to work closely with the customer to ensure that we
plan for the successful delivery of projects in the longer term," says Mike

Aker Solutions' contract party is Aker Offshore Partner Ltd.


For further information, please contact:

Endre Johansen, VP Corporate Communications, Aker Solutions. Tel:
+47 22 94 58 91, Mob: +47 41 61 06 05, E-mail:

Investor relations:
Lasse Torkildsen, SVP Investor Relations, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 51 30 39,
Mob: +47 911 37 194

For further information about sourcing and potential subcontracts for this
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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
25 000 people in more than 30 countries. They apply the knowledge and create and
use technologies that deliver their 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 2011 Aker Solutions had aggregated
annual revenues of approximately NOK 36.5 billion. The company is listed on the
Oslo Stock Exchange.

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