AEG to power semisubmersible platform for Dalian

Offshore staff

ZWANENBURG, the Netherlands – AEG Power Solutions will provide the power source for Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Offshore’s BT-4000 deepwater semisubmersible platform.

The power system will be based on AEG’s Protect 8 development with its modular architecture, enhanced manufacturing process, and “fit to specification” concept.

The BT4000 is a new design by Bassoe Technology. It comprises the functions of drilling, workover, and well completion. It is targeted to in regions with temperate waters like Brazil, the Gulf of Mexico, West Africa, or Southeast Asia.

Water operation depth is between 200 and 2,400 m (656 and 7,874 ft), and the maximum drilling/workover depth is 8,500 m (27,887 ft).


Share your news with Offshore at

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...