Concrete Solutions

Kvaerner is the world leader in marine concrete structures for oil and gas field developments, providing the full scope of EPCI services.

The Sakhalin 1 GBS platform being towed to sea.
The Sakhalin 1 GBS platform being towed to sea.

Kvaerner provides design, construction and installation of marine concrete structures for the upstream oil and gas industry. This includes:

  • Concrete substructures for offshore platforms (fixed and floating)
  • Concrete gravity base structures (GBS) for liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and receiving terminals
  • Concept development and front-end engineering and design (FEED)
  • Engineering and construction management
  • Site construction
  • Marine operations

Concrete structures provide numerous potential benefits:

  • Integrated oil storage
  • Significant local content
  • Robustness to meet Arctic environmental challenges
  • Support large topside weight
  • Minimum maintenance
  • Low lifecycle cost
  • Installation independent of heavy lift vessel availability

We offer a highly experienced organisation and a proven execution model. For more information, please contact:

Magnus Egge
Phone: +47 67 51 39 16



Watch Pioneer, a brief reminder of our history, looking towards the future for concrete technology.




Here you can watch a short video about our latest GBS project - the Sakhalin 1 built for ExxonMobil.

Ongoing projects
Relevant information
Latest press release»
Feature article: Sakhalin-1»
Research and development»
Concrete reference projects
Here you can find a description of some of our past projects.
Brochure for download
The Concrete Solutions brochure available for download»

It is also available in Russian»



 The Concrete GBS LNG Solutions brochure available for download»