Aibel lands EPCI contract on Kristin Semi

Aibel has been awarded the contract for design, construction and installation (EPCI) for the modification of the Kristin platform. The contract has a value of approximately NOK 190 million and will provide approximately 80 full-time equivalents for Aibel during the project period. The work will take place in Haugesund.

Credit Marit Hommedal Copyright Kristin plattform 1161960
Photo: Marit Hommedal/Equinor

In the period from April 2020 to May 2021, Aibel performed a FEED study with following basic engineering. Based on this successful FEED, the EPCI option has now been exercised.

The business case for Kristin South Phase 1 is to connect a new flowline from Lavans/Kristin Q wells to an existing flowline and process the well-stream at Kristin in existing process system.

The scope of work includes required modifications to facilitate for well stream from Kristin Q and Lavrans, as well as control and services for these.

The project will be completed by Q4 of 2023 and the work has already started.

See Equinor's press release here.