Elbit to Provide Security Solution for Karish-Tanin Gas Fields FPSO Platform

The technological suite to be supplied by Elbit Security Systems (ELSEC) includes a wide range of sensors, among them electro-optic systems, radars, sonars, and a command and control center

Elbit Systems announced Monday that it was awarded a $15 million contract from Energean Israel, a subsidiary of Energean Oil and Gas plc, to supply a comprehensive solution for the Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) platform of the offshore Karish-Tanin gas fields. 

The contract will be performed over an approximately two-year period, with warranty and logistic support continuing for an additional 10 years.

The technological suite to be supplied by the Company’s subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems (ELSEC), includes a wide range of sensors, among them electro-optic systems, radars, sonars, and a command and control center, as well as equipping rapid interception boats with a dedicated suite of sensors.

The security solution will enable to detect and identify both surface and underwater threats and will assist security teams to respond efficiently, Elbit said in a release.

Elad Aharonson, General Manager of Elbit Systems ISTAR Division, commented: “Providing security to assets located in countries’ exclusive economic zones demands sophisticated technological and operational capabilities. Having been selected by Energean to provide the security suite for their Karish-Tanin gas fields’ FPSO platform, is a testament to our competitive advantage in this area.”