Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Woodside Energy Limited for the manufacture and supply of electro-hydraulic steel tube umbilicals (EHU) for the Greater Western Flank (GWF) Phase 1 project on the north-west coast of Australia. Contract value is undisclosed.
The scope of work includes project management, design, engineering, manufacturing and verification testing of two steel tube umbilicals at a total length of 17 kilometres. The contract also covers all associated ancillary equipment required for transportation to Australia and interface with the existing development.
"This contract highlights our strong presence for delivering world class products in the Australasian region and strengthens our position as the world's leading producer of steel tube umbilicals," says Tove Røskaft, executive vice president of Aker Solutions' umbilicals business area.