Prosafe contract for Aibel in Thailand

Billingstad, January 17, 2008

Aibel Thailand has been awarded a contract worth approximately USD 10 million for the procurement and construction of five topside modules for Prosafe Production Services Pte Ltd, for the Cidade De Sao Mates vessel, a Petrobras Gas floating production unit (FPSO). The project consists of two 820 ton manifold modules (M26 A&B), a 365 ton gas export module (M23), a 215 ton heating medium equipment module (M55) and a 190 ton chemical injection module (M34). Aibel will be responsible for the bulk procurement and construction and possibly loadout and transportation.

R. Rasmus Sunde, Aibel’s president and CEO comments: “This is an interesting project which gives us another excellent opportunity to showcase the strengths of our Thai facilities.” Jim Ryan, Aibel’s country manager for Thailand adds: “It is also a project that should stand us in good stead for future upcoming projects of this nature.”

The cutting of steel has already started with delivery of the modules due by April/May 2008. The project is on schedule and on budget.


For more information, contact:

Ola Bøsterud
Senior Vice President Marketing and Communications
Aibel AS
Tel: +47 85 27 26 78
Mob: +47 909 54 743


Aibel ( is a leading provider of products and services to the upstream oil and gas industry.

We provide production facilities, process systems, technology and products and, on behalf of our oil company, shipowner and field operator customers, we maintain, operate and modify on- and offshore facilities around the world. Our involvement in a project from day one ensures maximum optimization, right along the value chain.

A multicultural company with over 100 years of industry experience and more than 7,000 professionals, our dedication to meeting our customers’ needs is matched only by our equal commitment to innovation, integrity, safety and environmental sustainability.


Published 2008-01-17, 08:00 CET Updated 2011-01-19, 15:27 CET

Document Actions