Aker Energy postpones Pecan, cuts team

Aker Energy has opted to halt development work offshore Ghana in response to the coronavirus pandemic, terminating a contract for a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel with Malaysia’s Yinson Holdings.


Aker Energy CEO out

CEO Jan Arve Haugen of Ghana-focused Aker Energy has resigned, replaced in the interim by Svein Jakob Liknes, who was the company’s head of operations. Changes are also being made to the company’s board.


WATCH: Heavy seas batter North Sea accommodation rig

Watch as heavy seas batter the COSLRival North Sea accommodation rig before it was put out to pasture. The COSLRival was built in 1976 and operated as a full-functioning drilling unit until 2004 when it was converted into an accomodation asset. The rig is currently laid up at Kristiansand, Norway.


Aker wins Mozambique job

Aker Solutions was awarded a contract to deliver three umbilicals and associated equipment at ENI's Coral South project, Mozambique's first offshore field development.