Drydocks World and Aker Solutions have signed off a contract with Altera Infrastructure for work to upgrade the vessel used to develop the Rosebank field.
Altera Infrastructure has launched an employment drive as it prepares for the redeployment of the Knarr FPSO.
Aberdeen-headquartered Altera Infrastructure has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, hailing a deal for the Equinor Rosebank oilfield as a “key driver”.
Equinor (OSLO:EQNR) and its Rosebank partners expect to spend around £80 million on modifications to the Knarr FPSO which will ready the vessel to run on low-carbon power.
Equinor has confirmed the sanction date for the Rosebank project in the West of Shetland has been pushed back to next year, after Ithaca Energy made the claim last night.
Equinor has put pen to paper on a contract with Altera Infrastructure to use the Knarr FPSO at the Rosebank field in the West of Shetland.
Aberdeenshire-headquartered offshore services group Altera Infrastructure reported a pre-tax loss of $127 million for 2021, as vessel impairments continue to drag on performance.
Equinor has said it will provide an update on the concept for the Rosebank project in the West of Shetland later this year.
BG Group has begun production once again from its Knarr field after it was shut down following a small fire. The incident happened on March 24 when there was a small electrical fire in a heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit in a technical room on the floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO). A full investigation was started immediately and short term recommendations and a spokesman said the findings have been acted on and shared.