Aker Solutions ASA successfully completes new financing of EUR 400 million

Aker Solutions ASA is pleased to announce that it has signed a new syndicated multi-currency credit facility of EUR 400 million. The facility is split into a 3-year tranche of EUR 270 million and a 1.5-year tranche of EUR 130 million and will be used for upcoming investments and general corporate purposes.

In the new credit facility DNB Bank ASA, Nordea Bank Norge ASA, SEB, Svenska Handelsbanken and Swedbank AB are participating as Mandated Lead Arrangers and Bookrunners.

SEB and Swedbank AB acted as Co-ordinating Mandated Lead Arrangers and Bookrunners. SEB will act as Facility Agent.


For further information, please contact:

Ivar Simensen, Acting Chief Communication Officer, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 59 41 90, Mob: +47 46 40 23 17, E-mail: ivar.simensen@akersolutions.com

Investor relations:
John Ole Hægeland, Corporate Treasurer, Aker Solutions. Tel: +47 67 83 27 34, Mob: +47 906 06 169, E-mail: john-ole.haegeland@akersolutions.com

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Aker Solutions provides oilfield products, systems and services for customers in the oil and gas industry world-wide. The company's knowledge and technologies span from reservoir to production and through the life of a field.

Aker Solutions brings together engineering and technologies for oil and gas drilling, field development and production. The company employs approximately 25 000 people in more than 30 countries. They apply the knowledge and create and use technologies that deliver their customers' solutions.

Aker Solutions ASA is the parent company in the group, which consists of a number of separate legal entities. Aker Solutions is used as the common brand and trademark for most of these entities. In 2011 Aker Solutions had aggregated annual revenues of approximately NOK 36.5 billion. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

This press release may include forward-looking information or statements and is subject to our disclaimer, see www.akersolutions.com.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.