Founded in 2011, we have over 10 years’ experience delivering large and complex subsea projects. From our headquarters in Stavanger, and offices in Oslo, Houston, Aberdeen and Dubai, we have successfully executed more than 100 projects around the globe.

We are a flexible organisation characterised by direct lines of communication and swift decision-making processes.


Everything we do is underpinned by quality, efficiency and safety – our foundations.

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Ocean Installer is managed by people with a strong performance focus and extensive experience within subsea EPCI construction works and offshore wind installation.

Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy


Håvard Strand

Håvard Strand

Chief Operating Officer

Heidi Middleton

Heidi Middleton

Chief HR Officer

Stig Litlabø

Stig Litlabø

Chief Commercial Officer

Trine Krey

Trine Krey

Chief Financial Officer

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Ocean Installer is comprised of people with comprehensive knowledge of and experience from the offshore sectors.

Arne Sigve Nylund


Nylund has extensive experience from the industry. In the major part of his career he has been with Equinor, holding various management positions in the energy value chain. Prior to leaving Equinor the 1st of August 2022, after almost 40 years, he served as executive vice president in the corporate executive committee for eight years.

Nina El-Imad

Non-executive Director

El-Imad is a chartered accountant and senior finance professional with over 20 years of experience in the international oil & gas sector, including 10 years with Subsea 7 as Vice President & Group Financial Controller. She has served on a number of Boards and Audit Committees in both the private and charitable sectors.

Tor Espedal

Non-executive Director

Espedal, Senior Partner in HitecVision since 2010, has more than 23 years of experience from the international oil and gas industry. In addition to having served as Vice President of Subsea 7’s activities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, he has worked a number of years in Statoil and has broad experience in the area of international Exploration & Production strategy.

Jone Skaara

Non-executive Director

Skaara, Sr Partner in HitecVision since 2014, has worked his entire career within the financial industry with focus on the Norwegian oil services sector. His main area of expertise is within strategic development and M&A transactions. He has served on the board of numerous companies of HitecVision controlled entities. Before joining HitecVision he has worked as in investment banker within corporate finance.


We will be the trusted partner for complex projects in challenging environments. We will use our specialist expertise and collaborative approach to unlock energy, in all its forms, from the global oceans.



We believe in the value of teamwork.
We create more value and a better environment by collaborating openly with colleagues, customers and suppliers.


We work in a dynamic industry and we live in a time of transition.
We are nimble and agile and we keep decision-lines short.
We adapt to our environment.


We are experts in our field.
We are dependable and we deliver robust solutions to complex problems.


We use our energy to move projects forward.
We are positive, fun and solution orientated.
We thrive in challenging conditions and we are empowered to move fast.

We care about safety.
We care about people.
We care about our environment.