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 […]

DeepOcean charter subsea support vessel – MV Deep Helder

“Deep Helder will be a cost effective vessel that we plan to operate on survey, IMR and trenching projects for our customers in the oil & gas and renewable markets” says Rick Green, DeepOcean’s General Manager of DeepOcean B.V.. The 65 m long DP2 class vessel is designed for low fuel consumption, clean ship/green passport/SPS2008 […]

DeepOcean awarded extension of contract with Diavaz

DeepOcean was awarded the existing contract in 2011 and the Atlantic Challenger has been working in Mexican waters for many years under previous contracts with Diavaz. The vessel has proven to be a reliable and competitive asset for Diavaz in the topside and subsea construction support, inspection, maintenance and repair work for PEMEX. The award […]

DeepOcean to Charter the Havila Phoenix and create the Ultimate Trenching Spread

An advanced, 3200 Horse Power, track based machine, equipped with a high sea state handling system, will be at the heart of the new vessel. This vehicle will be capable of working in a combination of mechanical cutting and jetting modes, offering a step change in burial capability for all sectors of the subsea energy […]