Bergen-based specialist subsea service company DOF Subsea Norway has been awarded a contract for the provision of Complementary Offshore Geotechnical Survey by Shtokman Development AG. DOF Subsea will commence work in the Shtokman Gas Condensate field in early September utilising own vessel Geobay. The scope of work, consisting of offshore geotechnical survey, onshore testing and reporting, will be carried out in cooperation with PeterGaz Ltd.
Duncan MacPherson, Atlantic Region Executive Vice President for DOF Subsea, says: "This award is a significant milestone for DOF Subsea. We are excited to showcase our abilities to our new Russian client and look forward to providing a well executed project."
DOF Subsea will manage the project primarily from their main facilities in Bergen along with assistance from their newly established subsidiary DOF Subsea Arctic in Moscow.
DOF Subsea provides subsea construction and engineering, IRM, ROV and survey support services to the world's major subsea markets. The company employs over 1,200 highly qualified staff and owns state of the art equipment including 25 offshore construction, diving and ROV support vessels, 31 ROVs, 1 AUV and 3 SAT and 11 air diving spreads.