Aker Solutions Aces Subsea EPC Work at Oselvar Field in North Sea


Oselvar Field
(Click to Enlarge)

Aker Solutions has been awarded an EPC contract by DONG E&P Norge, as operator of the Oselvar field, to deliver a complete subsea production system to the North Sea field development. Contract value is approximately NOK 350 million.

Scope of work includes engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of a four-slot template with manifold, three subsea trees, control systems, subsea wellheads and 28 kilometres of steel tube umbilicals.

A similar EPC contract, for the Trym field, was signed between Aker Solutions and DONG E&P Norge in March his year. The Oselvar job is a contract option to the Trym agreement. The Oselvar contract is subject to Norwegian government approval of the plan for development and operation (PDO).

"We are pleased to once again being chosen as DONG E&P Norge's provider of a complete subsea production system. We will utilize our extensive North Sea experience, and our local manufacturing network, to deliver a successful project," said Mads Andersen, executive vice president, Aker Solutions.

The Oselvar field is located in the south west area of the North Sea, at approximately 70 meters water depth. The subsea production system will be tied back to the BP-operated Ula platform, located 23 kilometers from Oselvar. Current licence partners on the Oselvar field are Bayerngas Produksjon Norge, Wintershall Norge ASA and Norwegian Energy Company ASA.

The project will be managed out of Aker Solutions' headquarters in Oslo. The subsea equipment will primarily be manufactured at Aker Solutions' Norwegian facilities at Tranby, Moss and Egersund. Final equipment deliveries will be made in Q1 2011.

Contract party is Aker Solutions subsidiary Aker Subsea AS.
 

Related Companies
 Company: BP plcmore info


 - BP Says It Is Considering IPO of US Pipeline Assets (Jul 18)
 - Total, BP Unit, YPF Boost Investment in Argentina's Vaca Muerta (Jul 18)
 - Big Oil Sees Salvation in Gas, But What If It's a Wrong Bet? (Jul 18)
 Company: DONGmore info
 - Billionaire Ratcliffe Hunts Oil to Repeat Chemicals Empire Build (May 24)
 - NPD Grants Consent for the Expansion of Nyhamna Gas Plant (Feb 10)
 - Faroe Completes Acquisition of DONG North Sea Asset Interests (Dec 7)
 Company: Wintershallmore info


 - Libya's NOC, Wintershall Strike Interim Deal To Resume Output (Jun 13)
 - BASF Sees Role of Oil and Gas Unit Declining Further (May 12)
 - Norway Awards 56 Oil And Gas Licences In Mature Areas (Jan 17)
 Company: Norwegian Energy Company (NORECO)more info
 - Det Norske to Acquire Noreco's Norwegian Portfolio (Mar 2)
 - Noreco Oil UK Receives Huntington License Default Notice (Nov 2)
 - Noreco CEO Steps Down (Oct 13)
 Company: Bayerngas Norge ASmore info
 - Centrica Merges Oil Business with Bayerngas to Tap Younger Fields (Jul 17)
 - NPD Grants Lundin Drilling Permit for Well 16/4-10 (Nov 30)
 - Wintershall Completes Takeover of Vega Field in the North Sea (Mar 4)
 Company: Aker Solutionsmore info
 - Aker Solutions Reduces Total Headcount by Almost 5,000 Since 2014 (Mar 30)
 - Aker Solutions Secures Johan Sverdrup Phase 2 FEED Contract (Mar 21)
 - Aker Solutions Employees Buy Shares in the Company (Dec 16)
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE


Most Popular Articles


From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Technical Services Manager - Production Chemicals
Expertise: Chemist|Production Engineering|Stimulation
Location: Midland, TX
 
Lead I&E Technician
Expertise: Instrumentation Technician
Location: Lafayette, LA
 
Lead Mechanic
Expertise: Mechanic
Location: Lafayette, LA
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $48.06/BBL 2.51%
Light Crude Oil : $45.77/BBL 2.17%
Natural Gas : $2.97/MMBtu 2.30%
Updated in last 24 hours