DeepOcean Wins Contract with Statoil

Thursday, September 08, 2011

DeepOcean AS, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding AS DeepOcean AS has been awarded a one year option by Statoil for the vessel Edda Flora under the existing frame agreement for Inspection, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) the company holds with Statoil. Edda Flora is now committed until 1st December, 2012. The award represents a significant addition to DeepOcean’s order book.
The vessel will continue to work on various IMR activities and the vessel is equipped with ROVs (Remotely Operated Vehicles), module handling tower and will be supported by DeepOcean project personnel both on- and offshore.
“This is the first optional period for Edda Flora under the long term frame agreement we hold with Statoil for IMR services and I’m pleased to learn that Statoil would like to continue the existing relationship and cooperation with DeepOcean. This is truly a recognition of the high quality services delivered by DeepOcean and our employees, and we are dedicated to uphold our excellent performance going forward,” said Mads Bårdsen, President in DeepOcean in a comment.

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