Kongsberg Maritime has won two contracts for the delivery of ASSETT
Engineering and Operator Training Simulators for the Valhall and
Ula-Tambar fields in Norway
. The simulators will be delivered in 2006. And
will be integrated with the ABB Safety and Automation System.
and Kristin Vennes, project leaders for Valhall and Ula
simulator projects at BP Norway comment
that: “BP's intentions with the
Ula and Valhall dynamic simulators are to provide benefits including:
Improved operator competency/training, production optimisation,
development/testing of new ideas/modifications and training prior to
installation, and testing of new control logic prior to installation."
Kongsberg Maritime has in total delivered approximately 50 tailor-made full scale engineering, DCS test and training simulators to the
industry, in addition to a large number of dynamic simulation studies.