Skandi Chieftain RSV Remains with Petrobras (Brazil)

Skandi Chieftain RSV Remains with Petrobras (Brazil)

Norskan / DOF Subsea Brazil have agreed with Petrobras a 2 year extension for Skandi Chieftain RSV. The contract will commence in 3Q 2012.

Skandi Chieftain, equipped with Kongsberg Simrad DP1 dynamic positioning system, is a ROV Support Vessel with ROVs and various deck mounted subsea equipment.

The vessel built in 2005 has been working for the Brazilian oil giant since 2009.  Skandi Chieftain, powered by 4 Mitsubishi engines (each 1190kW/ 1618 bhp, 1800 rpm), can accommodate 22 persons.

Also, Helix Well Ops, a business unit of international offshore energy company Helix Energy Solutions Group (Helix ESG), yesterday reported it had chartered DOF’s Skandi Constructor vessel.

DOF has revealed that total contract values for the firm periods are approximately NOK 825 million ($138.7 million).

Offshore Energy Today Staff, August 15, 2012