Otto Marine Secures $404m Charter Contracts
Otto Marine Limited, an offshore marine company which owns and operates a large fleet of offshore support vessels, shipyard and offers specialized offshore services, informed that the group has secured charter contracts worth approximately $404 million in the first half of 2014 (1H2014).
Backed by long term relationships with leading oil and gas companies, Otto Marine said it holds an orderbook that stood at approximately $450 million as at June 30, 2014, with an average contract tenor of 3 to 5 years.
“The oil and gas sector outlook remains healthy and continue to spur on demand for our offshore support vessels. We believe that vessel chartering services will continue to witness robust demand and as such, our main focus will be placed upon our vessel expansion, upgrades and fleet renewal program to enhance our fleet capabilities in order to meet the needs of our clients and to access different markets,” said Garrick Stanley, Otto's Chief Executive Officer.