HOUSTON -- Aban Offshore has awarded two contracts to American Electric Technologies to upgrade two Aban jackups. The contracts total about $2 million.
The scope of supply for theAban VII and the Aban III jackup retrofit projects include a complete new custom-designed, M&I electric power and electrical system upgrade. These projects also provide for generator control and distribution switchgear systems as well as SCR drives and motor control systems. A customized driller control and mud pump console is also part of the customized upgrade package.