The contract value was approximately NOK 4.6 billion (USD 800 million). Aker Solutions landed a deal with Petrobras to provide subsea equipment for deepwater pre-salt field developments in Brazil in March 2013. This marks the conclusion of the company’s biggest project in Brazil. The company established a new subsea factory in Curitiba in Parana state, 800 kilometres south of Rio de Janeiro. Posted: over 7 years ago This deal led to Aker Solutions’ further investment and expansion in Brazil. “FA 2011 was a project of great milestones, since the first delivery ahead of schedule to the very end by manufacturing with reduced manpower capacity due to the pandemic,” Aker Solutions said. Aker Solutions 1st subsea tree delivery for Petrobras’ FA 2011 60 XMT project The so-called FA 2011 project saw Aker Solutions deliver the first of sixty subsea trees for Petrobras in July 2015. Posted: over 7 years ago Categories: Business & Finance Norway’s Aker Solutions has delivered the last of 60 sets of subsea trees for pre-salt exploration for Petrobras. Brazil: Aker Solutions Starts Construction of Subsea Manufacturing Plant This technology centre replaced the current plant and officially opened in April 2016, employing about 850 people.