29 May 2018

Bergen Group AAK awarded framework agreement on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Bergen Group AAK has been awarded a 5-year framework agreement with an international operator on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, with an estimated total value of approx. NOK 40-60 million.

The framework agreement applies to various types of mechanical assignments on offshore installations where complex access technology are required. In addition, the framework agreement also includes the possibility of delivering relevant prefabrications.

Group CEO Torgeir Nærø in Bergen Group ASA considers the frame contract as a positive confirmation of Bergen Group AAK maintaining its competitive edge towards the offshore market.

“Bergen Group AAK has a long experience in performing various types of service and maintenance operations under challenging conditions both in height and on installations with demanding access. During the spring, we have registered an increasing demand for access technology services both in the offshore and in the onshore market. The increased demand combined with new long-term framework agreements provides basis for growth and an expansion of the workforce”, summarizes Nærø.

Bergen Group AAK is a fully owned subsidiary of Bergen Group ASA. The company is experts on access techniques utilized for maintenance, modifications and operations, typically for work at height or areas with complicated access.  Bergen Group AAK operate in various markets, including service on oil and gas up- and downstream facilities, on- and offshore wind parks, bridges and tunnels for road and rail, hydropower stations and other infrastructure. The company is headquartered at Sotra outside Bergen, and has approx. 60 employees.

Contact persons:  
Torgeir Nærø, CEO in Bergen Group ASA, phone +47 922 00 778  
Gisle Rune Drivenes, Project Department Manager in Bergen Group AAK, phone +47 905 57 164