Ormen Lange contract to ABB Offshore

Statoil has awarded ABB Offshore a contract worth NOK 400 million, for the upgrading of the Sleipner R platform, in connection with the receiving and re-exporting of gas from the Ormen Lange Field.

Statoil has awarded ABB Offshore a contract worth NOK 400 million, for the upgrading of the Sleipner R platform, in connection with the receiving and re-exporting of gas from the Ormen Lange Field.

The contract covers the mounting and installation of around 1,200 tons of steel and pipes on the North Sea platform.

The work is to start immediately, and is scheduled to be completed by September 1st 2006.

The new contract will give work to around 200 persons, NRK reports.

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