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Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions

HVAC System and Service Supplier

Strandveien 20,
1366 Lysaker,

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions, member of the Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group, is a world leading engineering and system supplier of total Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) solutions, specializing in oil, gas and marine applications. Throughout the course of more than 40 years’ experience in providing turnkey HVAC solutions to offshore installations and vessels worldwide (under the name Norsk Viftefabrikk, ABB and AC Marine). Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions has during these years acquired a unique competence, which ensures solutions meeting the most stringent demands for comfort, safety and energy efficiency under all environmental conditions.

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions provides proven, reliable technology from major manufacturers, like Flaktwoods, Carrier and York, combined with highly qualified services throughout the entire value chain from concept studies and engineering to equipment supply, installation and after sales service and support.

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions is ISO 9001 – 2000 and ISO 14001 certified and emphasizes HES and quality.

New build projects – offshore HVAC systems

Large complex HVAC projects in the offshore and marine industries are fraught with numerous challenges related to health and safety, logistics, economics, quality assurance and overall performance. Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions knows how to avoid the potential pitfalls of such projects, providing total HVAC solutions with performance guarantee.

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions has broad experience from numerous projects in Norway and abroad. Recently Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions was involved in large HVAC projects designed to accommodate the strictest requirements from the Gulf of Mexico in the west to Sakhalin in the east. Some of these are Thunder Horse and Atlantis for BP and Amoco, Sakhalin 1 and 2 for Shell and Exxon and Moho Bilondo for Total in the Congo. For all of these installations Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions delivered total solutions including engineering, equipment and local commissioning.

In the Norwegian home market Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions is heavily involved in the large Snøhvit LNG project; Troll a new living quarter, BP Skarv and Sevan FPSO contributing in design and delivery of HVAC equipment.

HVAC maintenance and modifications for offshore sites

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions provides a broad range of specialized after-sales services for HVAC installations in the offshore and marine industries worldwide. We have long experience servicing all types of HVAC products and systems regardless of manufacturer for offshore installations.

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions conducts comprehensive HVAC surveys for our customers. We investigate opportunities for increasing comfort, safety and energy efficiency through services such as indoor climate and environmental analysis, inspection of HVAC equipment and installation work, and review of the overall HVAC solution.

From our analysis, actions and solutions are proposed for optimizing system performance, maintenance schedules and routines and overall HVAC design. Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions has performed replacement of air handling units offshore when the platform has been in operation, thus avoiding downtime.

Highly qualified specialists and service engineers from Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions provide installation supervision services for all equipment provided by Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions, as well as almost any HVAC equipment from any major manufacturer or supplier. Installation supervision services can be provided by Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions at the yard or onboard at any vessel location.

Thorough system commissioning and testing is critical for ensuring proper equipment operation in the field. Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions’s service personnel have long experience in efficient commissioning and testing of large, complex HVAC projects. Re-balancing and survey of the HVAC system is recommended on a regular basis in order to maintain and ensure safe and correct operation of the installation, vessel or rig. The HVAC system is an essential part of the safety system on board and for ensuring safe and sound living and working conditions for the personnel.

Girassol FPSO, Luanda, Angola

Girassol is one of the four major production hubs of Block 17, which is operated by Total and its consortium partners.

Snøhvit Gas Field

The Snøhvit development comprises three fields – Snøhvit, Albatross and Askeladd. These lie in the Baren

White Rose Oil and Gas Field

The White Rose field is located 350km east of Newfoundland, approximately 50km from both the Terra Nova and Hibernia fie

WME to Upgrade HVAC and Electrical Installation on Stena Germanica

Wilhelmsen Marine Engineering (WME) has been chosen to handle the electrical work and HVAC upgrades on Stena Lines' Germanica. The work will take place at Cityvarvet in Gothenburg from September to November 2010. The total value of the conducted work is estimated at €1m.

Wilhelmsen Marine Engineering Opens Office in Korea

Wilhelmsen Marine Engineering (WME) has opened a new office in Busan, South Korea. It is an important step in the company's strategy to increase its presence in Asia, starting in South Korea where six of the world's largest shipbuilders are located. From the new office, WME will be able

Success in Singapore

AC Marine has once again proved its good relationship with Singapore yards and secured two semi-sub drlling rigs at Jurong Shipyard. The rig owner is Seadrill Group of Norway. The contract includes option for another two rigs. AC Marine shall design, deliver equipment, review installati

Wilhelmsen Aquires Callenberg Group / AC Marine

Wilhelmsen Maritime Services (WMS), part of the Norwegian public Wilh. Wilhelmsen has reached an agreement in principle with Segulah to acquire 100% of Callenberg Group. Final agreement is subject to final share purchasing agreement, confirmatory due diligence and regulatory approval. T

BP Skarv FPSO Project in Korea

AC Marine has secured a new, big contract in Korea with Samsung Heavy Industries to deliver the HVAC Systems to BP Skarv FPSO. The HVAC systems are to serve accommodation and forward and aft hull and machinery areas. The project is a floating production, storage and offloading unit to b


AC Marine has secured a contract for the MOHO-BILONDO project to be located on the coast of Congo, West Africa. The end user is the French oil company TOTAL and our client is Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in Ulsan, Korea. AC Marine will deliver the HVAC systems for the accommodation and machiner

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions

Strandveien 20

1366 Lysaker