Canyon Offshore trenching contract awarded by StatoilHydro
Posted on 23.06.2008 - 12:00 EDT in CONTRACT AWARDS by Rons_ROV_Links
Helix Energy Solutions announced today that its subsidiary Canyon Offshore has signed a Frame Agreement with StatoilHydro for provision of trenching services offshore Norway. The agreement is for 3 years with two 2-year options to extend the agreement.
Canyon Offshore will perform trenching projects from its fleet of trenching systems including the T750 Jet Trencher
and the i-trencher
, Canyon's new-build heavy soils trenching machine. The services will be conducted from one of Canyon Offshore's long-term chartered modern DPII class vessels, including the Olympic Triton
, Northern Canyon
and the Island Pioneer
Bart Heijermans, Helix's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, commented, "Entering into the Frame Agreement directly with StatoilHydro as the customer is a significant first for Canyon Offshore, and will enhance Canyon Offshore's position as a leader in the subsea trenching market."