Statoil, on behalf of the partners in the Njord licence, today awards an EPC contract to Kværner for the upgrade of the Njord A platform.
The EPC (engineering, procurement, construction) contract is call-off under a framework agreement signed on 1 April 2016. The contract is worth some NOK 5 billion.
"The contract will create around 3,000 man-years of employment,” says Torger Rød, head of project development in Statoil.
VNG Norge holds 2.5% in the Njord licence.