MAN To Supply Compressors To Statoil Åsgard
MAN Diesel & Turbo Schweiz AG has received a contract to supply four compressor units for the Statoil Åsgard subsea compression system, located at Haltenbanken offshore Norway.
MAN Diesel & Turbo’s scope of supply consists of four hermetically sealed single HOFIM compressor units, each with compressor frame size RB 45 with an integrated MAN motor size M43. The contract also includes long-term field services and lifecycle support.
The project will be managed out of Aker Solutions’s headquarters in Oslo, Norway. Aker Solutions is Statoil’s main contractor for the project, responsible for the design and construction of the subsea system.
The HOFIM units will be manufactured and tested in MAN Diesel & Turbo’s facilities in Zurich, Switzerland, with delivery slated for 2012 and commercial use in 2014.
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