Construction / modification / repair / maintenance services
Western Norway

Malm Orstad AS
Subcontractor in the mechanical sector


Malm Orstad AS, established in 1946, is an independent subcontractor specialized in the mechanical sector of the offshore and onshore industry. The company’s main areas are engineering, machining, assembly and hydraulics. Malm Orstad offers a complete package solution to simplify projects and provide a single point of contact. With 155 highly qualified employees, the company has a very flexible organization enabling it to carry out larger, complex projects as well as smaller rush orders.


Core Business
Malm Orstad AS offers engineering, design, fabrication, testing, repair and overhauling of topside/drillfloor, down hole, and subsea equipment, as well as hydraulic cylinders. Some of the services are problem-solving, troubleshooting, modelling, concept studies, detailed design and product development. Malm Orstad is certified in accordance with 9001:2000 and 14001:2004.
Also API Q1 and 16F Certified

Engineering Department
Malm Orstad’s engineering department has a great deal of experience in the fields of mechanics, hydraulics, pneumatics and control systems for the offshore and onshore industry.

Malm Orstad is able to handle complex projects from concept to finished product/project to the delivery of complete and fully documented products. The company has recently made substantial investments in state-of-the-art machines and production facilities.

Some of Malm Orstad’s products/projects include:

  • Engineering
  • TMS – Tether Management System. One of the most reliable and ‘simple’ TMS systems on the market. The design ensures satisfactory tether-friendly spooling and easy overhaul/extended lifetime of TMS
  • Marine Tension System – used on most drillfloor packages for constant tension, on guide wires, etc.
  • Guide Line Tension System
  • MUX Tension System
  • Skidding System, design and engineering to fit coustomer needs og Rig and Ship.
  • ROV Shackles from 12T to 600 metric tonnes.
  • ROV MQC Plates
  • Subsea ROV Panels
  • Control Panels
  • Hydraulic Cylinders
  • Riser Spider
  • Hang Off Equipment
  • Pressure Vessels


New Facilities
Malm Orstad AS’ new production facilities cover a 6,500 square metre production area and some 45 offices. The new workshop includes a pool for subsea and pressure testing, a crane capacity of 40 tonnes and a hook height of 10 metres. With 33 CNC machines and seven manually operated lathe and milling machines, in addition to top, modern test and assembly equipment, the company’s facilities are one of the most efficient in Norway.

Key Clients

  • Statoil
  • Shell Global Solutions
  • Aker Subsea
  • FMC Technologies
  • Dolphin Drilling
  • Transocean Offshore
  • IKM Subsea
  • COSL
  • Kyst design
  • Odfjell Well Services
  • Odfjell Drilling
  • Subsea 7
  • Island Offshore
  • Deepocean
  • Schlumberger
  • MPM
  • North Atlantic Drilling
  • GE Oil & Gas


North America
South America
South Asia
West Asia
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