BW Offshore has been awarded a contract extension by VAALCO Energy for 1975-built FPSO Petróleo Nautipa. The extension is for one year through to the third quarter of 2021, and includes a further one-year extension option. FPSO Petróleo Nautipa is operating on the Etame field offshore Gabon.
9 to 11 mos - Dalian 10 Aug - $21,000/day - Koch
Norwegian vessel provider DOF Subsea has been awarded a contract to decommission subsea infrastructure within the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). The Oslo-listed subsea operating company said in a press note that the contract in the decommissioning sector offshore with a ‘major operator’ was for decommissioning of the infrastructure in the third quarter of 2019. The works will be undertaken by the Skandi Skansen together with DOF owned Anchor Handling Tug Supply (AHTS) vessels.
18 to 24 mos - $15,000/day - Norden
3 to 5 mos - Paradip 1/5 Aug - $10,500/day - cnr