Aker Wins Yet More North Sea Work In UK Sector

Published at 09:20AM - 03/02/16

Aker wins yet more North Sea work in the UK sector as it signs a frame agreement for engineering and construction with an unnamed oil and gas major.

The Norwegian based firm announced the news saying: “Winning this contract in such a competitive market proves Aker Solutions’ ability to find effective ways to support our customers at a challenging time for the industry,”

Aker Wins Yet More North Sea Work

Aker Solutions hasn’t released details of the company involved or the contracts value, but have stated that its has been signed with a major offshore oil and gas production company that will see it work across several fields.

The oil and gas services company said they will supply maintenance, modifications and operations (MMO) to the client over a set duration of five years, with the possibility of extending for a further five years on the cards.

The latest contract comes just days after the firm signed a further two MMO contracts with ConocoPhillips for work across their entire Norwegian portfolio.  The two Conoco deals are set to net Aker Solutions more than US$ 300 million.