Statoil awards Sleipner contract to Aker Solutions

Oil and gas production company Statoil has awarded engineering and construction services provider Aker Solutions the Sleipner Modifications Portfolio Agreement and the first project-specific agreements for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) for the Gudrun tie-in to Sleipner in the North Sea.

The order is worth approximately NOK900m (£90m) and replaces the letter of intent announced on 14 July 2010.