SMD are pleased to announce the successful contract award from Mermaid Offshore Services for a second Quasar Compact Work Class ROV. This award follows the successful delivery of a complete system in 2007. The latest award confirms Mermaid's confidence in their selection of SMD for the provision of Work Class ROV systems. The new scope will match the original and include SMD designed TMS and Launch and Recovery System.
Mark Collins, Sales Manager for SMD, commented "We are delighted that Mermaid has exercised the option in their contract for the supply of a second Quasar Compact. This gives considerable strength and flexibility to Mermaid's growing fleet of ROVs and continuation to be one of Asia's major sub sea solutions providers."
Mermaid Offshore Services Ltd is a Thai registered company and a member of the Mermaid Maritime group of companies. The company has operational facilities in the Thai ports of Laem Chabang and Songkhia. There are also facilities in Indonesia, China and Vietnam brought about by Mermaid's continuing regional expansion.
SMD is one of the world's leading companies for the supply of ROVs, trenching systems, Curvetech components and special projects. They have a worldwide customer base operating in markets in oil and gas, telecoms, mining, salvage, military and scientific research.