Petrobras takes DOF’s diving support vessel on long-term contract

DOF Subsea has been awarded a three-year firm contract with a two-year extension option by Petrobras in Brazil. 

The contract is for the provision of the 2007-built diving support vessel (DSV) Skandi Achiever and ROV and diving services.

DOF Subsea said on Wednesday that the contract is split into a time charter element for the vessel and marine management services and service elements for the provision of ROV and diving services.

The company added it has partnered up with a diving partner for the provision of diving services related to the contract.

DOF Subsea CEO, Mons S. Aase, stated: “I am very happy with this contract award securing long-term utilization of our personnel in Brazil and one of our key assets in the Group, Skandi Achiever. The contract award also confirms our strong position and track record in Brazil and strengthens our long relationship with Petrobras.”