Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Aker Solutions Wins Drilling Equipment Contract

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 6/17/2011, Location: Europe

Share |
Aker Solutions has won a contract from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Equipment to supply a complete drilling equipment package for a new deepwater drill ship. The contract is worth about NOK 540 million. The drill ship will be owned and operated by Tungsten Explorer Company, a subsidiary of Vantage Drilling Company.

"We are very pleased to have won another contract to deliver our deepwater drilling equipment and systems, which underlines our strong and fruitful relationships with the yard and the team at Vantage Drilling" says Thor Arne Haverstad, executive vice president and head of Aker Solutions' drilling technologies business.

Bill Thomson, VP Assets and Engineering at Vantage Drilling says: "We appreciate the commitment by Aker Solutions to provide a drilling package that meets and exceeds our expectations. This will be the seventh drilling package from Aker Solutions that Vantage will be involved in. As such Aker Solutions' commitment to deliver not only an excellent service during the construction but to provide a first-class customer service when in operations is important to the success of Vantage Drilling." The equipment will mainly be delivered in 2012.

Drilling Equipment >>

Drilling Equipment News in Norway >>

Austria >>  9/24/2016 - Demand for OPEC crude for 2016 was revised down by 0.2 mb/d to stand at 31.7 mb/d, representing an increase of 1.7 mb/d from the previous year. Within...
Switzerland >>  9/21/2016 - NKT Cables is acquiring ABB’s global high-voltage cable system business with a total enterprise value of 836 million euros (US$934 million). High volt...

Austria >>  9/17/2016 - Preliminary data for July shows that total OECD commercial oil stocks fell by 2.1 mb to stand at 3,091 mb. At this level, OECD commercial oil stocks w...
Austria >>  9/14/2016 - Demand for OPEC crude for 2017 was revised down by 0.5 mb/d from the August MOMR, representing an increase of 0.8 mb/d over 2016, to average 32.5 mb/...

Austria >>  9/12/2016 - Crude Oil Price Movements
The OPEC Reference Basket rose 42¢ to $43.10/b in August. ICE Brent ended up 62¢ at $47.16/b, while NYMEX WTI w...

Austria >>  9/12/2016 - The trend of the past years’ moderate global growth is likely to continue in both 2016 and 2017. World GDP growth now is forecast at 2.9% for 2016 an...

Related Categories: Blowout Preventers Ram, Rotary, Spherical & Annular  Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes  Coiled Tubing  Drill Bits and Cutters  Extraction Equipment  General  Handling Tools  Hoisting Systems  Lubricating Equipment 

Related Articles: Blowout Preventers Ram, Rotary, Spherical & Annular  Casing, Tubing & Drill Pipes  Coiled Tubing  Drill Bits and Cutters  Extraction Equipment  General  Handling Tools  Lubricating Equipment 


Norway Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 |

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in Norway >>


Related Links

00 AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK ES FI FR GR HR HU IE IT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI TR UK
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.