Statoil extends Mongstad contract with Aker Solutions

Norwegian energy company Statoil has exercised an option of a three-year extension of the minor modifications frame agreement contract with Aker Solutions at the Mongstad refinery, located on Norway’s west coast.

Aker estimates that the contract, which was originally commenced in January 2006, is valued at approximately NOK360m (£40.3m).

Scope of work includes studies and execution of modifications to increase operational stability, capacity and longevity.

A total of 100 people at Aker Solutions’ office in Bergen will work on the Mongstad contract.