On overhaul job in the North Sea


Three employees from Tratec Halvorsen ensure that the offshore life of a 1989 hot water boiler is extended.

- We now have three men offshore. They will replace smoke pipes and do a general maintenance job so that the boiler can be recertified, says Narve Tunheim, head of temperature-controlled equipment in Tratec Halvorsen.

The 1.5 megawatt boiler is used to heat a module on an oil platform in the North Sea.

- The job is estimated to take 14 days. We do some such work during the year. In addition to boiler life extensions, we of course also produce new ones, says Tunheim.


Staffing boom in the workshop

With 12 new employees so far this year, the workshop has had its capacity strengthened.

Builds four offshore tanks

It is rolled and welded in the workshop. Four new tanks are soon ready for the North Sea.