Wood Group has been awarded a three-year framework contract by Statoil to deliver multi-discipline engineering studies for their onshore and offshore facilities worldwide. The contract also includes two, two-year extension options.
Studies under the agreement include concept feasibility, concept selection, concept definition, FEED phases and system engineering for all types of facilities. To execute the studies, Wood Group will draw on its broad range of high quality expertise from around the globe, including its Aberdeen and Woking operations. Wood Group companies have previously delivered work to Statoil on several projects in locations including Norway, Canada, Brazil and the Gulf of Mexico as well as for the Sheringham Shoal Offshore Windfarm in the UK.
“Wood Group is delighted to be awarded this important framework agreement,” said Mike Straughen, Board Director responsible for Engineering. “We look forward to working closely with Statoil to strengthen our current relationship and provide market-leading services that will deliver safety, efficiency and cost-saving benefits to Statoil’s projects worldwide.”
Wood Group is an international energy services company with approximately $5.1 bn sales, employing approximately 29,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses – Engineering & Production Facilities, Well Support, and Gas Turbine Services – providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide.
Source:Woodgroup , April 7, 2011;