Aker wins contracts to supply Pusnes bow loading systems

Several major South Korean shipyards have awarded Aker Solutions, a Norwegian oil services company, contracts for the supply of Pusnes bow loading systems for 10 suezmax shuttle tankers.

Eight of the shuttle tankers are being built for various ship owners and will operate in Brazilian waters.

Two of the shuttle tankers will operate for a Norwegian ship-owner at the Goliat field in the Barents Sea.

Delivery of the equipment will take place within 2012 and 2013.