Kongsberg Signs Contract with Chevron

Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited, an affiliate of Chevron Corporation has awarded Kongsberg a contract for performing a Cargo Off-loading Dynamic Simulation Study for the Agbami Project offshore Nigeria.

Loading & export simulator modelB Kongsberg will establish an off loading and export dynamic simulator model based upon the current marine and offloading system specification. The model will be used to for evaluate the offloading and export system design. The model will be configured using Kongsberg's dynamic process simulation tool called ASSETT.

Focus area

Kongsberg is pleased by this order from Chevron and the Agbami project, since this project has been a focus area for Kongsberg last years, comments Sales & Marketing Manager Kaare Sunnarvik and Sales Manager for Process Simulation Kurt Roger Sivertsen of Kongsberg Maritime.

About the Agbami Field
Agbami Field, located in 1500 meters water depth, is about 112 km offshore Nigeria. It is spread across two blocks, OMLs 127 & 128. A 300 meter newly built FPSO vessel will be used to produce the field. The vessel will have processing capability for 250,000 b/d oil, 450 MMcf/d gas and storage of 2.15 million barrels. Topsides will weigh 38,000 tons. The field will be developed via 38 subsea production, gas injection and water injection wells.