DOF ASA News
DOF Subsea’s Skandi Hercules goes to work in India
DOF Subsea Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of DOF ASA has received a Letter of Award for the installation of a FPSO mooring system in India and the project management and engineering associated with the hookup and commissioning of the FPSO. The work will be executed in Q4 2012 and is valued at USD 16m.
Steve Brown, EVP, Asia Pacific said:
This, and other recent awards, build on the excellent track record that DOF Subsea has in the region. Our Project Management and Engineering capability along with our regional fleet the Skandi Hercules, Skandi Singapore and Skandi Hawk are central to our drive to achieve ever higher standards of safety, quality and reliability. We look forward to working with our clients to deliver safe and successful projects.
Truly versatile, the Skandi Hercules is ideally suited to a diverse range of construction, field support, deepwater mooring and field installation operations. At 108 m long, operating capabilities include a large moonpool, a 140 t Offshore Crane, "Safe Deck" manipulator crane system, a main winch capacity of 500 t and secondary of 170 t and a bollard pull of 350 t. The Skandi Hercules has a Schilling UHD work class ROV, a working deck area of 1,070 m2 and below deck chain lockers totalling 1,150 m3.