Floating manufacturing options specialist BW Offshore has promoted its Head of Company Finance & Technique, Anders S. Platou, as the corporate’s chief technique officer (CSO), efficient July 1, 2023.
Earlier than becoming a member of BW Offshore in 2018, Platou labored at DNB in varied capacities inside company and funding banking. He holds a Bachelor of Arts with Majors in Economics and Worldwide Relations from Tufts College.
“Anders has been instrumental for BW Offshore’s supply on strategic priorities for long-term worth creation. I stay up for him becoming a member of the Senior Administration workforce to drive our technique growth of tailor-made offshore vitality options for evolving world markets,” mentioned Marco Beenen, Chief Govt Officer of BW Offshore Restricted.
On the identical day, the corporate knowledgeable that it has closed the sale of the FPSO BW Athena to an undisclosed third social gathering. The transaction is a part of BW Offshore’s technique to transition to floating vitality infrastructure investments, the corporate mentioned.
The sale of the FPSO BW Athena follows the sale of the FPSO BW Alternative to an undisclosed third social gathering for a complete consideration of $125 million again in March. In parallel, BW Offshore mentioned on the time it’s exploring the industrial ideas for the supply of EPCC (Engineering, Procurement, Building and Commissioning) and O&M (Operations and Upkeep) companies for a five-year transitional interval with the client.
Moreover, BW Offshore mentioned on March 31 that it has signed a short-term extension for the lease and operation of the FPSO Espoir Ivoirien to be able to talk about a possible buy of the FPSO by the shopper. The agency interval has been prolonged till April 28, 2023. The FPSO is working on the Espoir subject offshore the Ivory Coast.
The corporate additionally mentioned on April 15 that it has signed a short-term extension for the Abo FPSO with Nigerian Agip Exploration, a subsidiary of ENI, till October 15, 2023, on the newest.
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