Siemens bags Njord A award

Statoil's Njord A platform comes homeSiemens has been awarded a contract by Statoil to upgrade the control and safety systems on the Njord A platform as part of a major upgrade of the semi-submersible unit. 

The Njord A platform, normally producing oil from the Njord field in the Norwegian Sea, recently arrived at Kvaerner Stord to be reinforced and renovated for production beyond 2030. Kvaerner was awarded the contract with Statoil to upgrade the Njord A semi-submersible platform in April this year.

Bård Berle, the Sales Manager at Siemens, noted that the company has the expertise to upgrade and thus prolong the life of the older systems.

Siemens was also responsible for the upgrade of control and safety systems at the Oseberg field center.

According to Berle, many platforms in the North Sea need upgrades and now that the oil prices are low it makes sense to equip them to operate with greater efficiency.

The contract will be carried out from Siemens’ office in Bergen but it will also engage resources in Oslo, Trondheim, and Stavanger. Furthermore, the contract will engage 25 to 30 engineers.

Offshore Energy Today Staff

Share this article

Follow Offshore Energy Today

Events>

<< Jul 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 1 2 3 4

Uganda International Oil and Gas Summit 2019

Uganda International Oil & Gas Summit will once again examine the industry’s developments…

read more >

8th OIL & GAS AFRICA 2019 CONFERENCE

OIL & GAS AFRICA is one of the most prime regional & international Oil and Gas conferences in East Africa…

read more >

Gas Indonesia Summit 2019

Gas Indonesia Summit & Exhibition is returning for the fourth edition in Jakarta…

read more >

Shanghai Int Petrochemical and Offshore Oil & Gas and Chemical Industry Technology and Equipment Exhibition 2019

cippe Shanghai has attracts both…

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply