employs isbane kristiansand approximately 25 000 people in more than 30 countries. The contract value is approximately USD 50 million (NOK 300 million the Company's press release said. The topside engineering work will also begin immediately at Aker Solutions' offices in Stavanger. Tel:, Mob:, E-mail: Per Christian Olsen, Analyst, Investor Relations, Aker Solutions. The West Hub development project, which is part of 1506, is located approximately 350 kilometres northwest of Luanda and 130 kilometres west of Soyo in Angola. Go to m for more information on our business, people and values.
The company's knowledge and technologies span from reservoir to production and through the life of a field. "We are very pleased to support Petrobel and Egypt on this important development.". Aker Solutions has signed a contract with ENI for the Block 1506 West Hub development project in the Angolan deep water region. The plant has more than 20 years of experience in making the most advanced and complex umbilical systems, which are used to transport data, power and liquids between oil and gas installations on the seafloor and facilities onshore or on platforms. It stipulates the delivery of 180 kilometers of steel tube umbilicals that will connect the Zohr subsea development to an offshore control platform. Aker Solutions' scope of work includes the engineering, procurement, fabrication, and supply of static and dynamic steel tube umbilicals, totalling 34 kilometres, in addition to associated equipment and hardware. The company has invested substantially in the Moss facility over the past years.
The contract has been signed and vero moda troms booked as order intake in the third quarter of 2012. Aker Solutions is used as the common brand and trademark for most of these entities. The delivery date is in the first quarter of 2014. "This contract reflects our strong ambitions for West Africa and our capabilities in Angola where Aker Solutions has invested for several years. The West Hub consists of the main field Sangos and two additional satellite fields called Cinguvu and Ngoma. Aker Solutions brings together engineering and technologies for oil and gas drilling, field development and production. We look forward to executing this project together with the client ENI says Tove Rskaft, head of Aker Solutions' umbilicals business. The agreement with Petrobel in Egypt is worth more than NOK 1 billion and will be booked in the second quarter. Petrobel, a joint venture between The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (egpc) and Eni, is responsible for the development and operations at Zohr. The umbilicals system will be delivered by mid-April 2017.