Aker to deliver Daewoo drilling equipment

Engineering and construction company Aker Solutions has been awarded two contracts, worth an approximate total of $180m (£124m), with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering in South Korea for the delivery of two drilling-equipment packages. 

Under the contracts Aker will deliver complete packages consisting of equipment deliveries and commissioning services.

Daewoo will manufacture both units in South Korea for delivery in the first half of 2012.