DOF Subsea announces contract award for PLSV Skandi Niteroi by McDermott

By Vessels

Skandi Niteroi, a Brazilian built pipelay support vessel (PLSV) owned by the joint venture between DOF Subsea (50%) and TechnipFMC (50%), has been awarded a contract by McDermott on the Atlanta Project for Queiroz Galvão.

DOF Subsea announces contract award for PLSV Skandi Niteroi by McDermott
Caption: PLSV Skandi Niteroi - Image courtesy of DOF Subsea

The vessel will commence the contract in November, and the contract has a duration of approximately 2 months.

Under the joint venture agreement, TechnipFMC is responsible for the engineering and management of the flexible pipelay, while Norskan S.A., a DOF ASA subsidiary, is responsible for the marine operations.

Mons S. Aase, DOF Subsea's Chief Executive Officer, stated: "I am very pleased with the contract award, securing utilisation in a challenging market and maintaining our strong position in the Brazilian market"

Source: DOF