Derrick® & STEP Oiltools Awarded Contract for Njord A Shaker Upgrade


February 20, 2018 – Houston, TX. Derrick Equipment Company and STEP Oiltools have been awarded a contract to supply Dual Pool® 626 VE shale shakers and a bespoke flow divider for the Statoil® Njord A platform.

This contract is part of a complete upgrade of hull and topside of the platform being managed by Kværner AS. The scope of supply includes four (4) Dual Pool 626 VE shakers that feature Derrick’s innovative fluid centering and Pyramid® screen technology for increased solids removal efficiency. The Dual Pool 626 VE shakers will also include vapor extraction covers to protect personnel from oil mist and vapors emitted during the screening process.

The Dual Pool 626 VE shakers were selected after a thorough review that included an independent, third party noise and vibration evaluation. This is the third Statoil fixed platform to receive Dual Pool 626 VE shakers after the Peregrino A in Brazil and the Statfjord C in Norway.


About Derrick

Derrick is a family-owned and operated company with a global presence focused on pioneering fine- separation technology.

Since 1977, Derrick has manufactured innovative technologies for the Oil & Gas industry. Derrick offers its clients leading-edge solutions and around-the-clock, award-winning service to maximize rig solids control efficiency and provide cost-effective solutions. Derrick’s equipment symbolizes rugged reliability in an industry known for its intensely hazardous environment and ever-changing drilling technologies.

Derrick’s knowledgeable workforce incorporates the importance of rig personnel safety and drilling optimization into every aspect of the design, manufacturing, and support. As a result, rigs have longer uptime and employees are safe in their working environment.



Anja Stanojcic

Derrick Equipment Company

(281) 590-3003


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