ASCO nets Aker BP extension in Norway

UK oilfield services provider ASCO has secured a contract extension with oil exploration and development company Aker BP.  

Øyvind Salte (L), commercial director of ASCO Norge and Vegard Olsen (R), logistics manager of Aker BP; Source: ASCO

ASCO said last week that it would continue to deliver integrated supply base management, transport and freight management, and logistics services for Aker BP in Tananger, Sandnessjøen, and Farsund.

According to the company, the work covered by the latest deal with Aker BP would be delivered over a three-year period.

“Through the partnership, ASCO will work with Aker BP to develop further opportunities for digitization including the optimization, simplification and streamlining of processes,” ASCO stated.

Øyvind Salte, commercial director of ASCO Norge, said: “We are very pleased to extend our agreement with Aker BP into 2021, which signifies a strategic partnership spanning over two decades.

“We are looking forward to continuing to grow our operations in Norway, and further strengthening our relationship with Aker BP through this latest contract.”