Aker Energy AS was founded in February 2018 and is established as the newest member of the Aker Group.
The E&P company aims to become the offshore oil and gas operator of choice in Ghana. It is characterised by the entrepreneurial and flexible organisation that is synonymous with member companies of the Aker Group. Aker Energy is now operational with offices in Oslo (Norway) and Accra (Ghana).
Aker Energy benefits from the Aker Group’s extensive track-record within the oil and gas industry around the world. Based on the technological competence and extensive oil services experience gained over decades and recently inspired by Aker BP’s record of success in its way of working on the Norwegian Continental Shelf; Aker Energy will be able to deliver streamlined fast-track development projects offshore Ghana.
The operating model is based on that of Aker BP, building its operations on an integrated, flexible and efficient structure for decision making. The integration is based on strong alliances with suppliers, developing cost efficient solutions. Furthermore, the company intends to be at the forefront of the digitalisation of oil and gas operations.
The company has a 50 percent participating interest in the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points block (“DWT/CTP”), covering approximately 2,010 square kilometres in a prolific petroleum region approximately 70 miles offshore Ghana.