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DOF Subsea acquisition in Australia
DOF SUBSEA ACQUIRES SUBSEA ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS IN AUSTRALIA
DOF ASA is pleased to announce that DOF Subsea’s Australian subsidiary has acquired SWG Offshore from ASX listed Programmed Maintenance Services.SWG Offshore is a specialist subsea engineering and construction business with a track record of successful project execution in Australia and South East Asia. With 40 subsea construction project management and engineering employees SWG Offshore has a strong FPSO and Mooring installation track record with clients including Modec and BHP Billiton Petroleum.
DOF Subsea intends to fully integrate the SWG business into its Asia Pacific operation under the DOF Subsea brand.
Steve Brown EVP, DOF Subsea Asia Pacific said. “It’s an extremely positive move, together, the new organization will have the combined assets, experience and project background to deliver greater breadth and depth in subsea capability and expertise.” “It puts us in strong position to support the operational needs of our clients and maximise the investment that DOF Subsea has made in a world class marine and subsea asset base.”
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With a multi-national workforce in excess of 3,000 personnel, DOF ASA is an international group of companies which owns and operates a fleet of modern offshore/subsea vessels, and engineering capacity to service both the offshore and subsea market. With over 25 years in the offshore business, the group has a strong position in terms of experience, innovation, product range, technology and capacity.
DOF’s core businesses are vessel ownership, vessel management, project management, engineering, vessel operations, survey, remote intervention and diving operations primarily for the oil and gas sector. From PSV charter to Subsea engineering, DOF offers a full spectrum of top quality offshore services to facilitate an ever-growing and demanding industry.
The company's main operation centers and business units are located in Norway, the UK, the USA, Singapore, Brazil, Argentine, Egypt, Angola, and Australia.
DOF ASA is listed on the Oslo Exchange since 1997.