Aker Solutions ASA : Aker Solutions to deliver drilling equipment package for Mariner platform

Aker Solutions ASA : Aker Solutions to deliver drilling equipment package for
                               Mariner platform

3 July 2013 - Aker Solutions won a contract from Daewoo Shipbuilding and
Marine Engineering (DSME) to deliver a drilling equipment package for the
production platform at the Mariner oilfield in the UK North Sea.

Aker Solutions to deliver drilling equipment package for Mariner platformThe
parties agreed not to disclose the value of the order, which includes a
complete topside equipment package. Aker Solutions will also provide necessary
support services at DSME's shipyard in South Korea and during the offshore
installation phase. Delivery of the equipment will be completed in 2015.

The contract includes an option to supply an identical drilling equipment
package for the production facility at the nearby Bressay field. Mariner,
located about 150 kilometres east of the Shetland Isles, and Bressay are
operated by the oil company Statoil.

The contract work will mainly be executed at Aker Solutions' Kristiansand and
Asker facilities in Norway, as well as Erkelenz in Germany. Installation and
commissioning services will take place at DSME's yard in South Korea and in
the North Sea.

The contract has been booked as order intake in the second quarter of 2013.


For further information, please contact:

Severin Roald, VP Communications, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 22 94 55 23, Mob:
+47 92 03 00 33, E-mail: severin.roald@akersolutions.com

Investor relations:
Lasse Torkildsen, SVP Investor Relations, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 51 30
39, Mob: +47 91 13 71 94, E-mail: lasse.torkildsen@akersolutions.com

For further information about sourcing and potential subcontracts for this
project, please visit www.akersolutions.com/suppliers

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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

Aker Solutions brings together engineering and technologies for oil and gas
drilling, field development and production. The company employs approximately
28 000 people in more than 30 countries. We apply the knowledge and create and
use technologies that deliver our 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 2012 Aker Solutions had
aggregated annual revenues of approximately NOK 45 billion. The company is
listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

This press release may include forward-looking information or statements and
is subject to our disclaimer, see www.akersolutions.com.


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