Equinor UK Ltd awards FPE Sontum AS contract

Press Release

Equinor UK Ltd awards FPE Sontum AS contract for maintenance and service for Fire Fighting and Safety Equipment.

Equinor UK Ltd has awarded Align, through its subsidiary FPE Sontum AS, a service and maintenance contract for service and Maintenance of Fire Fighting and Safety Equipment for Mariner. The contract is set up for 4 years, with extension option of 2 x 1 year.

This contract only adds to the long, established, and good working relationship with Equinor. FPE already holds a similar contract from Equinor on the Norwegian continental shelf. We are very pleased with the opportunity to join Equinor also internationally.

FPE Sontum will ensure good contract delivery in close cooperation with its local partner in Aberdeen: Clearwater Fire Solutions.

FPE Sontum AS delivered the complete deluge system to the Mariner A installation and therefore already have in-depth knowledge of the equipment on board.

We believe that our established and close interaction with local service partner Clearwater Fire Solution, high expertise, indepth knowledge of equipment and good delivery capability for several years to Equinor Norway is the main reason for Equinor UK Ltd to choose FPE Sontum as its contract partner.

The work towards the agreement will performed by the highly competent engineering environment in Stavanger and Ågotnes and local partner Clearwater in Aberdeen. The constellation already has several other agreements in the UK sector, which strengthens cooperation further.

“FPE Sontum is grateful that our long-term and loyal customer Equinor chooses to continue their safety strategy, with us as a close partner also beyond the Norwegian continental shelf. We will work closely and integrated with them daily to be a service supplier that meets the high demands that Equinor expects. ” Raymond Stokken – SVP FPE Sontum Operations

FPE Sontum is a part of the Align Group and is the result of a merger (01.03.2017) by Fire Protection Engineering AS and Sontum Fire & Safety AS. The head office is located in Stavanger, with an branch office in Bergen. The company is a global manufacturer of high-tech fire safety equipment, as well as NCS’s largest service and maintenance providers. FPE Sontum’ s agreement portfolio, covering more than 90% of the north sea installations is maintained and reinforced with the signing of this contract.


For further information, please contact:

FPE Sontum: SVP Operations, Raymond Stokken, +47 930 86 318
Align F&S: Sales Director Brownfield, Tor Magne Madsen, +47 997 12 295.