Aker Solutions Enterprises Lda – a Joint Venture
Prodiaman is a joint venture partner with Aker Solutions, a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Aker Solutions is the common brand name for the joint venture.
The aim of the joint venture is to be the main contracting party for the execution of major EPC contracts in Angola. In order to achieve this objective, the company endeavors to strengthen and develop its engineering, project management, product and services capabilities for Angolan deep water and ultra-deep water oil and gas fields. The Angolan joint venture company will focus on recruitment, training and development for the Angolan workforce.
Aker Solutions Wins Contract Worth NOK 14 billion (USD $2.38 billion) to Deliver Subsea Production System for Total’s Kaombo Development in Angola. Prodiaman is Aker Solutions’ joint venture partner in Angola.
Click here to read full press release issued by Aker Solutions.(http://akersolutions.com/news/news-archive/2014/aker-solutions-wins-contract-to-deliver-subsea-production-system-for-totals-kaombo-development-in-angola/)
About Aker Solutions
Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery.
Aker Solutions has 14,000 employees in about 20 countries around the world who embrace innovation and collaboration and place safety and operational excellence at the forefront of its activities.
Aker Solutions provides subsea production equipment and offshore field design, ranging from concept studies and front-end engineering to subsea production systems. The company also offers maintenance and modifications expertise, provides services during operations as well as delivering solutions to extend the lifetime of oil and gas fields.
Aker Solutions works in the deepest waters and harshest climates imaginable around the world and collaborates closely with producers to minimize environmental impact. The company prides itself in applying the highest standards of safety and integrity amongst its staff and suppliers.
Aker Solutions ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange as the parent company for a number of separate legal entities, most operating under the Aker Solutions name.
About Aker Solutions in Angola
Aker Solutions was first established in Angola in 1998 and currently employs 140 people in its wholly owned subsidiary and 50 in the Joint Venture. More than 70 percent of the staff are Angolan nationals.
Aker Solutions and Prodiaman aim to provide technology transfer and development to the Angolan oil and gas industry through local resources to build on Aker Solutions’ 150 years of experience in the industry.
Aker Solutions has experience delivering large projects off the coast of West Africa. The company continues to deliver equipment to the Dalia deep-water project in Angola more than a decade after the original contract was awarded in 2003. Aker Solutions also delivered the Gimboa project, a subsea production system (SPS) based on the technology developed on the Dalia project.
The company seeks to expand in Angola on the basis of its front end, field design and engineering capabilities as well as its enduring experience in maintenance and modification of offshore installations.