DeepOcean Awarded BP Key Supplier Safety Award 2013

“DeepOcean are one of three SCIRM contractors, providing structural and pipeline inspection services together with ad-hoc SCIRM services, in the UK and Norway. DeepOcean should be recognised for a significant improvement in their safety performance.  Through the implementation of a Safety Improvement Plan during 2012, improvements have been achieved in the areas of Lifting Safety, […]

DeepOcean UK Appoints Operations Director

Simon joins DeepOcean from GSP Offshore, where he was also Director of Operations. With over 20 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas sector, Simon brings a wealth of operational, projects and management experience and is a Chartered Manager and Fellow of the CMI Prior to GSP Offshore, Simon held executive and senior positions with […]

DeepOcean amends Credit Facility Agreement

The main terms of the amendment are (i) extension of original maturity date with two years to February 2018, (ii) postponement of commencement of term loan amortization until February 2016 and (iii) an increase of €15 million in the ancillary facility for guarantees to €30 million. DeepOcean’s cost of borrowing under the Facility remains unchanged. […]

DeepOcean hires John Baxter as Director SURF

“We are excited that John has decided to join DeepOcean to lead our SURF team in Haugesund and Aberdeen. He has the experience and business contacts and we are confident that John will immediately contribute when he joins the DeepOcean team on 1 November 2013”, says Mads Bardsen, President of DeepOcean AS. John Baxter has […]

DeepOcean Charters New Build SURF Installation Vessel

“The expansion into the SURF segment as a lead contractor is something we do with great confidence. DeepOcean has a proven track-record of delivering subsea installation projects including the installation of structures, cables, umbilicals and flexible risers. The addition of the SURF vessel provides us with the opportunity to serve our customers as a lead […]

DeepOcean awarded new IMR contract with Petrobras

The contract includes subsea inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR) work on PETROBRAS’s subsea installations in Brazilian waters. DeepOcean will use the MV CBO Isabella, a multipurpose offshore subsea support vessel, for the contract. MV CBO Isabella will be equipped with 1 WROV and 1  OBSROV as well as various subsea tooling. The work will be […]

DeepOcean strengthens Aberdeen Office

Mervyn New joins DeepOcean as Trenching Business Line Manager – Aberdeen.  Mervyn brings over 30 years’ experience in the subsea oil & gas industry, with a strong track record in trenching with various contractors, including most recently Fugro Subsea Services.  Mervyn’s responsibilities will include Business Development and Project Delivery for DeepOcean’s Trenching activities in the […]

DeepOcean Group Holding hires new Chief Financial Officer

Dennis de Vreede joins from Prologis, global market leader in the industrial real estate space, where he served as senior vice president, European finance director. Previously, Mr. de Vreede was at Redevco, where he held the position of chief financial officer. Prior, he worked as global finance director at Rockwell Automation Inc., served as vice […]

DeepOcean awarded Trenching contract in the North Sea

The contract includes project management, engineering and associated trenching and backfilling works for the infield flexible flowlines and umbilicals. In addition, DeepOcean will provide post-lay trenching and backfilling services to the export rigid pipelines. DeepOcean will mobilise some of its key intervention assets including the AMP 500 plough & BFP backfill plough. Installation is due […]