Techano with successful delivery of offshore winch package to the Njord platform

Techano with successful delivery of offshore winch package to the Njord platform

Above: The Njord A platform (photo T.Sola)

Techano secured a multiple offshore winch contract for the large offshore rig Njord A, currently undergoing a major upgrade, earlier this year.

«Our offshore winches are designed and built for highly specified rigs» says Øystein Bondevik, Sales Director, at Techano.

«Most of these vessels have enhanced equipment and vessel specifications in response to the increased demands from charterers and oil companies in the North Sea and harsh environment. Our winches form an important part of these vessels’ advanced capabilities.» Says Morten Sørensen, Managing Director.

The scope of deliveries included design, different winch types, Interface customization, DNV approvals and various controls (Local, hydraulic remote & radio remote.

 

The winches were recently delivered from our workshop, fully tested and certified, and on time. Our clients, including AF gruppen and Equinor was very impressed with the compact, enclosed design and spooling system developed by Techano – for flawless, safe and efficient operation.

With this delivery, Techano has continued its legacy as a reputable supplier of advanced offshore equipment to demanding clients.

 Njord is an offshore oil and gas field located in blocks 6407/7 and 6407/10 in the Norwegian Sea. Lying 30km west of the Draugen field, Njord is located in water depths of 330m and started production in 1997 via the Njord A floating production facility. Equinor is operator