Nexans is pleased to announce that Nexans Norway has completed the signing of a five-year Global Framework Agreement with BP.

The deal covers the engineering, procurement and construction of umbilical and Direct Electrical Heating (DEH) systems and ancillary equipment. It also includes the provision of aftermarket services.

This new agreement extends and reaffirms the long standing relationship between BP and Nexans that started in 2002.

The Agreement provides Nexans a framework for worldwide supply of Umbilical and DEH, and has been specially designed to accommodate supplier-led solutions.

The products are developed, tested and manufactured at Nexans’ specialised plants in Halden and Rognan, Norway.

Nexans business development manager Africa and key account manager for BP Winifred Patricia Johansen said: "This global framework agreement with BP is the result of a long standing, mutually beneficial relationship.

"Under this contract, we have taken into account current and future market conditions so BP’s needs can be met responsively and competitively.

"Our partnership with BP reinforces our position in the market as the key strategic supplier of subsea systems."

Please contact Nexans via the enquiries form for more information.