Eni Norge AS awarded DNV GL a framework agreement for the supply of inspection services to the Goliat platform in the Barents Sea. The term of the contract is three years, with an option for a two-year extension. The assignment consists of planning and carrying out inspections of static equipment, load-bearing structures and the offloading and anchoring systems aboard the Goliat floating production, storage and off-loading unit (FPSO) during its operational life.
The estimated reserves in Goliat field are 174MMbo and 8 billion cu. m of gas.
Local spin-off effects
In connection with the new agreement for inspection services, DNV GL sees potential for moving personnel to Hammerfest. In addition, DNV GL subcontractor ApplusRTD will establish a branch office in Hammerfest during the coming year.
The contract underpins DNV GL’s established business strategy for growth in Northern Norway and heightened focus on services connected with Arctic operations.