Aibel AS awarded contract for mechanical works at Kårstø
StatoilHydro, on behalf of the Norwegian state-owned pipeline operator Gassco, has awarded Norwegian oil service company Aibel AS a fabrication and installation contract for Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) infrastructure at Kårstø, Norway. Work on the NGL Metering Upgrade & Double Inlet Crossover System (DIXO) project starts immediately with a familiarization period at StatoilHydro’s engineering offices in London.
The installation period at Kårstøwill commence in January next year and continue to March 2012. The manning level for Aibel is almost 300 at peak, and aaverages about 100 people. Most of the work will be carried out locally in the Haugesund region and at Kårstø.