Aker Solutions acquires Frontica Engineering
Aker Solutions has June 30, 2022, agreed with HMH to acquire Frontica Engineering AS, a multidiscipline engineering house in Kristiansand, Norway. The acquisition is an important step to further strengthen Aker Solutions’ engineering business driving the energy transition with a significant foothold also in the Agder region, Norway.
Frontica Engineering (www.frontica.com) is building on decades of experience as a specialized multidiscipline engineering partner for developing and documenting compliant topside solutions related to drilling facilities (fixed/floating), FPSOs, wellhead platforms and other offshore installations during all engineering phases including procurement and commissioning. All in accordance with customers’ needs and requirements. In addition to new-built projects the company has been involved in many large upgrade projects. In the last years Frontica Engineering has also been involved in projects in the renewables market.
“We are very excited to have Frontica Engineering as part of Aker Solutions. Their strong expertise and solid track record will complement and strengthen our competences and capabilities. The business of Frontica Engineering was part of Aker Solutions until 2014 and many of the employees have also been working on our projects in recent years and are familiar with Aker Solutions methods and tools. So, we are glad that Frontica Engineering now will become part of our strong engineering business and take part in our transition journey,” said Marte Mogstad, Executive Vice President and head of Aker Solutions’ engineering business.
Aker Solutions (www.akersolutions.com) delivers integrated solutions, products, and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.