Aker Solutions ASA : Aker Solutions wins mooring system contract for
17 July 2013 - Aker Solutions has won a contract to supply a complete Pusnes
wire mooring system for a cylindrical-shaped accommodation unit being built at
Cosco Nantong Shipyard in China.
The equipment includes three triple wire winches, three control cabins, nine
wire fairleads, three hydraulic power units and the accompanying control
system. The contract is worth about NOK 40 million.
The wire mooring systems will be commissioned at Cosco Nantong Shipyard in
China. Deliveries will take place in May and October 2014. The contract
includes an option for a second unit. The accommodation unit will be operated
by Logitel Offshore.
"We are very pleased to be working with Cosco Nantong and to supply high
quality Pusnes mooring systems to Logitel Offshore," says Leif Haukom, head of
Aker Solutions' mooring and loading systems business.
The contract confirms our position as a leading provider of high-end wire
mooring equipment," says Haukom.
The equipment has been designed according to the latest standards set by
classification society DNV. The wire size and length for the accommodation
unit is 90mm x 450m.
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Ivar Simensen, VP Communications, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 59 41 90, Mob:
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Lasse Torkildsen, SVP Investor Relations, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 51 30
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For further information about sourcing and potential subcontracts for this
project, please visit www.akersolutions.com/suppliers
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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
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aggregated annual revenues of approximately NOK 45 billion. The company is
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