Aker Solutions ASA : Aker Solutions wins contract for Johan Castberg floater study

 Aker Solutions ASA : Aker Solutions wins contract for Johan Castberg floater
                                    study

21 August 2013 - Aker Solutions won a contract from Statoil to conduct an
extended concept study for the floater for the Johan Castberg oilfield
development in the Barents Sea. The contract, worth NOK 250 million, includes
options for further work.

Aker Solutions wins contract for Johan Castberg floater study"This is an
exciting opportunity to take part in the development of a major new oil field
in northern Norway," says Per Harald Kongelf, regional president for Norway at
Aker Solutions.

Aker Solutions has previously conducted concept studies for the Johan Castberg
field, which is estimated to hold between 400 million and 600 million barrels
of oil. The Statoil-operated field is located about 240 kilometres north-west
of Hammerfest.

ENDS

For further information, please contact:

Media:
Bunny Nooryani, Chief Communications Officer, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 59
42 71, Mob: +47 480 27 575, E-mail: bunny.nooryani@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

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

Career opportunities:
Visit http://www.akersolutions.com/careers

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
field.

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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