26 Nov '09
Nakhodka Ship Repairs in Primorsky Region will manufacture to order from Norway’s Aker Solutions ballasting system components for a Sakhalin-1 oil derrick currently being built, the Nakhodka company announced today.
The deal’s value has yet to be disclosed.
The derrick for the Sakhalin-1 international hydrocarbon project is reportedly being built on the Arkutun-Dagi oil and gas field 25 km off Sakhalin’s north-east coast.
According to the customer, Aker Solutions, special steel with 6% of molybdenum will be used in the metal structures.
Sakhalin-1’s potential recoverable resources are estimated to be around 307 million tons of oil and 485 billion cu. m of natural gas.