Posts Tagged ‘contractor’

PGS signs up seismic support vessels

by on November 13, 2012 9:23 am BST
The vessels, to be built at the Besiktas yard in Turkey, will be chartered by PGS on 10-year contracts with extension options.They will be used to provide support such as offshore bunkering, crew change assistance, and supply of provisions and spare parts for the Oslo-listed contractor’s seismic vessels,

POGC installs first deck of South Pars phases 17 and 18 platforms

by on November 7, 2012 2:51 am BST
POGC installs first deck of South Pars phases 17 and 18 platformsThe first deck of South Pars gas field phases 17 and 18 platforms was installed in its maritime location in Persian Gulf.Managing director of POGC, Mousa Souri, made the remarks adding the deck weighs 2320 tons adding two million hours of specialized work

Sevan rig back at work

by on October 22, 2012 2:41 pm BST
The cylindrical rig Sevan Brasil, delivered from China’s Cosco Shipyard earlier this year, was forced to halt operations last month just weeks after starting drilling work for state-owned Petrobras in the Santos basin under a long-term charter at a dayrate of $400,000.The almost month-long work hiatus

Saipem inks $1.1bn deals

by on October 19, 2012 1:45 pm BST
The company has also confirmed a contract award with Petrobras covering two fields while Lukoil has come knocking for four platforms in the Caspian Sea.Saipem has inked the engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning (EPIC) deal with Total for the Girassol Resources Initiatives project in Block 17. The contract involves topside