ABB Awarded Oil Processing Systems Contract With Norway's Bergesen

According to Offshore Drilling, Oil and Gas Operations, Exploration, Bergesen Offshore, the Norway-based floating production contractor has awarded ABB two orders to build and operate the oil processing systems on two floating production, storage and offloading vessels. The contract is valued at US $95 million. ABB will engineer and construct both oil processing units, including control and automation systems and run them for four years or longer. "The latest order from Bergesen reinforces ABB's position as a leading supplier to the growing FPSO market. We have the people, technology and understanding of the offshore oil business to build our position even further", states Gorm Gundersen, Group Executive Vice President and Head of ABB's Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals division.