Aker Solutions to supply subsea trees for Statoil' s Visund field
STAVANGER -- Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver five subsea trees and eleven control modules to the Visund field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is approximately $52.4 million.
The agreement is a based on an existing frame agreement between Statoil and Aker Solutions signed in 2007. The agreement also includes an option of an additional four subsea tree systems.
Visund is an oil and gas field located 22 km northeast of the Gullfaks field in the Tampen area of the Norwegian North Sea. The field came on stream in the spring of 1999.
The five subsea trees will be manufactured at Aker Solutions' facility in Tranby, Norway, while the control modules will be manufactured at their Aberdeen facility in the UK.