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  • Snorre and Vigdis North-East

    Aibel bids Snorre farewell

    Last week Aibel drew the line on almost four years of modification work on Snorre A. Among other things, the platform has a new freshwater system and is connected to the marginal field Vigdis North-East.

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    Gudrun is being prepared for production

    The work to connect Gudrun's deck and steel jacket is now fully under way. And Aibel is participating on land and offshore.

  • First cut P-74

    First cut in the P-74 project

    In accordance with tradition, Thai monks blessed the steel, machinery, visitors and staff in a solemn ceremony.

  • Draugen lift October 2013

    Big weekend for Aibel on Draugen

    The platform in the Norwegian Sea had new living quarters and a new lifeboat frame installed this weekend.

  • Science Fair

    1,400 pupils visit Aibel

    It has been busy at Aibel’s stand at the Science Fair in Haugesund today. Year 7 pupils from the Haugesund area learned about reverse osmosis and how wind turbines make electricity.

  • Shutdown Kårstø, image frontpage

    Big Kårstø shutdown ends

    Almost 400 Aibel employees have been involved in the work at the Kårstø facility. Two shifts have ensured continuous manning during the ten-day shutdown.

  • Troll 3&4 - september 2013

    Troll in two continents

    The Troll project is now at the peak of its construction period. Around 850 Aibel employees and subcontract personnel are working on the new modules that will increase the lifetime of the Troll field.

  • alle lærlingene

    Meet our new apprentices

    This week almost 50 new apprentices had their first day of production at Aibel. These young people have been chosen from among hundreds of applicants.

  • t-forbindelsen

    First journey through the new tunnel

    "Fantastic," says Natasza Bjordal Grønfur. She is one of many Aibel employees whose travelling time will be drastically reduced thanks to the T-link.

  • load out

    Check out the Gudrun movie

    Aibel has documented the Gudrun project using pictures and video. These have all been put together into a movie. The result is now available for you to view.

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    Something to be proud of!

    After the final cable had been removed, the Gudrun deck started its journey towards the field at 16:30. For the project organisation this signals the end of a busy period.

  • load out

    The story of Gudrun

    Aibel was awarded the contract for constructing the Gudrun topsides in July 2010. Three years later, the giant is being towed out into the North Sea.

  • Oseberg lugaroppgradering 2013

    All cabins delivered

    The last of the 319 upgraded cabins at Oseberg Field Centre has been delivered to Statoil. Aibel has demolished and rebuilt all cabins at the field centre.

  • Forskerfabrikken

    Budding young researchers at Aibel

    For one week, 26 children have been carrying out research into geology, biology, physics and chemistry at Forskerfabrikken’s ("The Research Factory") summer school at Aibel.

  • Nord-Norge visited the yard

    Companies from northern Norway visited the yard

    The objective of the day in Haugesund was for the management in the companies to gain more knowledge about the oil industry.

  • Veidnes illustrasjon Statoil

    New contract to Aibel

    Aibel will carry out an extended concept study for the Veidnes terminal plant. The value of the Statoil contract is NOK 10 million.

  • Matthias Bichsel på besøk

    Visit from a Shell director

    Matthias Bichsel is Director of Projects and Technology with Royal Dutch Shell. Today he visted Aibel's headquarters, and safety was on the agenda.

  • load out

    12,000 tons moved to barge

    Gudrun is almost ready for her journey into the North Sea. Today the platform deck was moved to the barge at the yard in Haugesund.

  • Troll 3&4

    The first module is on its way to Troll

    The barge left today. In a couple of days the 360 tonne electric module will be lifted onboard the Troll platform.

  • Cornerstone laid down

    Cornerstone for new building laid down

    Thursday saw the kickoff for the new Aibel building in Bergen. The cornerstone was laid down at Kokstad.