Wood Group to design the topsides of oil and gas facility offshore Norway

Wood Group Mustang has been awarded the topsides detailed engineering and design of an offshore oil and gas production facility recently that will be operated by Det norske. The facility will be located in 112 meters (367 feet) of water in the Ivar Aasen field, which is in the North Sea Norwegian Sector.

The contract was awarded to Wood Group Mustang by SMOE, the Singapore-based engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for the project. The topsides is scheduled to have an approximate dry weight of 13,700 tons, including flare and 70-bed living quarters. The project will be performed in the London and Kuala Lumpur offices of Wood Group Mustang, with London taking the lead role.