Ruukki to Deliver Anchors to Aker

Aker Solutions of Norway contracted Ruukki to supply 24 suction anchors and offshore steel plates for use on the Goliat field. Measuring 20 feet (6 meters) in diameter and about 23 to 33 feet (7 to 10 meters) in height, the suction anchors will be used to anchor subsea manifolds to the seabed in water depths of up to 1,312 feet (400 meters). Located on Production Licenses 229 and 229B in the Barents Sea is the Goliat field, in waters measuring 1,312 feet (400 meters) deep. Eni, which holds a 65% interest, operates the field; Statoil holds the remaining 35% interest.

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