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September 30, 2016

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September 21, 2016

Consilium has together with the system integrator Goodtech finished the first system in the fire detection retrofit project on Wintershall’s production platform, Brage.

Consilium has installed the fire detection system on the Brage platform. An important demand from Wintershall was that neither production nor security should be affected during the installation. Consilium met these demands with great success and used existing infrastructure to make this a very efficient retrofit.

Consilium has an innovative modular approach which makes it possible to replace an existing fire detection system simply by building it into an existing offshore cabinet. Consilium reuses existing communication links with top systems and by this they can eliminate the need to do changes to the safety system. This gives a high reduction in both costs and space.

“Together with the suppliers Consilium and Goodtech, Wintershall have successfully upgraded and put into operation the first of two fire centrals on Brage. It is important that the supply chain are able to challenge existing solutions, as well as delivering quality in every step of the project execution. So far Wintershall is very pleased with the new solution and are looking forward to having the complete system up and running in the near future.” Gøran Solsvik, Project Leader Modifications, Wintershall Norge AS

For more information please contact:
Consilium Marine & Safety AB
Marketing
Marketing@consilium.se
Phone: +46317107738

 

Brage SIL 2 Consilium

 

May 02, 2016

PRESSRELEASE 2016-04-29 Consilium receives the first order for the new SIL 2-approved fire detection system for an oil platform in the North Sea Consilium has now received the first order for the brand new SIL 2 fire detection and alarm systems. The system will be installed on an oil production platform in the North Sea. Consilium has received the order from the system integrator Goodtech to retrofit the existing fire detection system on the Brage oil production platform in the North Sea. The owner of the production platform is Wintershall. Consilium will install its new SIL 2 CFD5000 system, developed by Consilium for the last three years for the oil & gas industry. Goodtech will as the system integrator share knowledge and experience with Consilium. Goodtech becomes the first integrator to be trained and certified for Consilium CFD5000 system. Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) of the system will be performed in Goodtech's test laboratory. This project has a high focus on costs and reuse, while there is a full focus on safety. Consilium will install two fire detection systems on 10 floors, under normal operating conditions on the platform. In this retrofit project Consilium will use existing infrastructure and also reuse and minimizing updates to the documentation. "This is an important milestone for the Consilium and our SIL 2 project, after several years of heavy investment and dedicated work of our departments of R&D, quality, sales & marketing, project, production and other relevant functions. Each step of the project will be followed closely by Consilium, to ensure a successful delivery in compliance with quality and safety, "said Ove Hansson, CEO. For more information please contact: Consilium Marine & Safety AB Marketing Marketing@consilium.se Phone: +46317107738 Consilium is one of the world's leading suppliers of products and systems for safety and navigation. The product range includes fire protection, detection of gas and gas emissions, as well as navigation equipment. Moreover automation systems and fire protection systems are offered, primarily for the oil & gas industry. Consilium's vision is to contribute to protecting people, property, assets and the environment. Consilium's goal is to be the customer's first choice when safety matters and to offer superior customer value. By leveraging the Group's expertise, long experience and innovation, ambition is to become a leading player in defined market and product areas and thereby create value for shareholders. Consilium is publicly listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm, has 800 employees and sales of SEK 1 500 million.

April 27, 2016

Consilium acquires the majority shareholding in Micropack (Engineering) Ltd, a leading
global provider of visual flame detection systems and qualified fire and gas detection
consultancy services and software to major operators within the oil and gas industry.
Management of Micropack will remain as minority shareholders of the company.

Consilium is a global safety company that develop and market alarm and detection of fire and
gas, as well as active fire fighting systems, to high value objects and hazardous areas.
Consilium has a global organization with 55 offices in 25 countries.
Micropack (Engineering) Ltd, with its American subsidiary Micropack Detection (Americas)
Inc., develop and sell flame detectors and qualified fire and gas detection safety services to
the global oil & gas industry.

“Micropack fits perfectly within the Consilium group with its high fire and gas safety
knowledge, delivering a balance of innovative products and qualified services", “Micropack’s
FDS series of visual flame detectors, fire and gas detection consultancy services and software
complement our growing safety business where our primary goal is to be the customer’s first
choice when safety matters and to offer superior customer value", say Ove Hansson, CEO of
Consilium AB.

Commenting on the acquisition, Raymond Hynds, Micropack’s Managing Director said “The
alliance with Consilium will enable Micropack to reinforce our position in the Global Oil and
Gas market, as a leading supplier of fire and gas detection consultancy services, software and
technically advanced visual flame detection systems. Micropack’s and Consilium’s core
values are very much aligned in that both companies aim to deliver systems which protect
lives, property and the environment. These values are critical in feeding our growth and will
remain crucial to us, as our reputation and for our continued business development.”
The Oil and Gas industry is a key focus market for Consilium. In many parts of the world, the
offshore industry demands SIL 2-certified fire detection systems. Consilium’s CFD5000 fire
detection system was recently awarded SIL 2 certification by TUV NORD, according to
IEC61508. "Micropack provides Consilium with direct access to the SIL 2 certified FDS301
Visual Flame Detector. This will further strengthen our offering, enabling us to deliver our
clients the complete solution at the optimal safety level and cost. With the FDS301’s ability to
output a live video signal, on-board alarm recording, and unrivalled false alarm immunity, it
compliments perfectly our reliable CFD5000 system”, says Ove Hansson.

For further information, please contact:
Consilium AB (publ)
Ove Hansson
President and CEO
Telefon: +46-8-563 05 300
Mobil: +46-705 760 833
www.consilium.se

About Consilium
Consilium is one of the world’s leading suppliers of safety and navigation products and solutions. The product portfolio comprises fire alarm systems, gas and emission detection, complete fire safety systems and automation systems, as well as navigational equipment, among other things. Systems and products are mainly marketed towards shipyards and ship owners, together with the oil and gas industry and the energy sector. The guiding-star of Consilium’s total offerings is to contribute in the protection of lives, material assets and the environment. Consilium’s goal is to be the customer’s first choice when safety matters and to offer superior customer value. The ambition is to become a global leader within well defined market and product areas, by utilization of the Group’s combined competence, long experience and successful innovations – and thereby create long-lasting shareholder value. Consilium is publicly listed on NASDAQ Stockholm, has 800 employees and a turnover of more than SEK 1,500 million. Further information is available at www.consilium.se

About Micropack
The Scottish company Micropack (Engineering) Ltd develops, markets and sells the world's leading FDS series of Visual Flame Detectors for hazardous process industries. Micropack provide innovate solutions in the field of fire and gas mapping and are termed as the inventors of this field of safety. The consultancy team within Micropack has grown and diversified over many years and are now regarded as global leaders in fire and gas detection consultancy. Micropack provides qualified consultancy studies and software to major oil and gas operators which ensure that compliance is met and detection systems are optimised. Micropack’s engineering division supplies engineering, procurement, installation, commissioning and maintenance services to major operators around the globe. Micropack is a company that challenges the status quo of safety within the oil and gas industry. They do this through the use of innovative, but proven technology, qualified consultancy services, and efficiently executed engineering services. Micropack’s key aim is to provide their clients with detection systems which offer optimised coverage, exceptional safety and cost performance. Further information is available at www.micropack.co.uk

March 31, 2016

In 2015, Consilium launched its new CFD5000 fire detection system for offshore and transport applications. Since February 19, 2016, the system has also been SIL 2 certified by TÜV NORD according to IEC 61508.

Market‐driven development
In many parts of the world, the offshore industry demands SIL 2 certified fire detection systems. One example is the Norwegian market, where Consilium recently opened an office in the “oil capital” Stavanger. “The SIL 2 certification of CFD5000 opens up new sales opportunities for us,” says Patrik Saethe, Quality & Safety Manager at Consilium. “You need to prove a certain level of safety to succeed, and now we have that proof in place.” Consilium started to develop CFD5000 in January 2013 and SIL 2 certification was on the agenda from the start.

Safety is a safe investment
CFD5000 is based on the reliable Consilium Common Platform (CCP) with additional hardware and software to meet SIL 2 requirements both in the offshore industry and the European train market. CFD5000 meets new building and retrofit requirements. It is possible to interface CFD5000 with existing Consilium CCP‐based fire detection systems and implement SIL 2 in steps, or design a new system with different safety levels. CFD5000 is designed for long proof test intervals, cutting down on time and costs for testing. The new UNI‐detector generation is programmable and therefore only comes in two versions – for non‐explosive and explosive environments. This reduces time and money spent on logistics, spare parts orders and stock keeping.

For further information, please contact:
Consilium Marine & Safety AB
Marketing Department
marketing@consilium.se
Dir: +46317107738

About Consilium
Consilium is one of the world’s leading suppliers of safety and navigation products and solutions. The product portfolio comprises fire alarm systems, gas and emission detection, complete fire safety systems and automation systems, as well as navigational equipments. Systems and products are mainly marketed towards shipyards and ship owners, together with the oil and gas industry and the energy sector. The guiding‐star of Consilium’s total offerings is to contribute in the protection of lives, material assets and the environment. Consilium’s goal is to be the customer’s first choice when safety matters and to offer superior customer value. The ambition is to become a global leader within well‐defined market and product areas, by utilization of the Group’s combined competence, long experience and successful innovations – and thereby create longlasting shareholder value. Consilium is publicly listed on NASDAQ Stockholm, has over 700 employees and a turnover of SEK 1,250 million
www.consilium.se

October 19, 2015

PRESS RELEASE 16-10-2015

Consilium opens office in Norway's "oil capital" Stavanger for the marketing of fire detection systems to the offshore industry in Norway. Consilium is also launching a newly developed fire detection system according to the SIL 2 standard, specifically designed for offshore applications.

Consilium opens office in the Norwegian city of Stavanger as part of its focus on fire detection systems for the offshore industry. Stavanger is a base for the Norwegian oil industry and proximity to customers therefore make the city a natural choice for Consilium to establish themselves in. The establishment will initially be supported by Consilium's offices in Oslo and Gothenburg. As operations in Stavanger develop, the idea is that it will include sales as well as project management, service and support.

- The offshore industry is an interesting market for Consilium to develop. Despite the temporary downturn in the offshore industry we see that Consiliums solutions, that are flexible and possible to escalate, can create value for the operators. Norway has some of the most stringent requirements in the world within the offshore sector. By establishing ourselves here, we demonstrate that we meet high quality and safety requirements, says Trygve Andersen, Managing Director of Consilium Norway A/S.

Fire detection systems according to SIL 2 standard
Consilium is one of the world's leading suppliers of fire detection systems for marine environments. The company has spent several years developing a new fire detection system, CFD 5000, designed specifically for offshore applications, such as oil platforms, refineries and floating support units. The fire detection is designed to meet high demands for reliability and quality. It is in the final phase of its SIL 2 certification and hardware as well as software is developed in close cooperation with the certification body TÜV NORD.

In addition to high reliability and quality the fire detection is designed to be cost effective in both the deployment and operational phases. This allows Consilium to support the oil industry's efforts to reduce its costs.

- When installing our fire detection, it is possible to use the existing cable installation in the object where the installation will take place, which could mean significant cost reductions. The high quality of our fire detection system also makes it possible to extend the interval for the mandatory testing of the system that needs to be carried out regularly, which also means cost savings, says Trygve Andersen.

For further information, please contact:
Consilium Norway A/S
Trygve Andersen
Karihaugveien 89
NO-1086 Oslo
Norway

Tel: +47 22 30 90 30
Mobile: +47 98261620

 

September 08, 2015

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June 17, 2015

 

PRESS RELEASE 2015-06-12

Consilium increases its holding in CN System AB to 100 per cent

Consilium acquires 50 per cent of the share in the co-owned joint-venture company CN System AB, with its subsidiary CN System Norge AS, from Nittan Co. Ltd. After the acquisition, Consilium owns 100 per cent of the Company.

As a result of the acquisition, a new division within Consilium Marine & Safety is created, focusing on fire and gas detection system sales in the Nordic industrial market.

Consilium AB (publ)

For further information, please contact:

Consilium AB (publ)
Ove Hansson
President and CEO
Tel: + 46 (0) 8-563 05 300
Cell: + 46 (0) 70-576 08 33
www.consilium.se

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