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 […]

DeepOcean Group Secures Deep Water Project for Statoil

DeepOcean will mobilise a number of vehicles from its world-class fleet including the MD3 Cable Plough and the CMR4 trenching Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). Installation is due to take place in Q2 2014 from the Maersk Recorder. Tony Inglis, DeepOcean UK Managing Director, states “This project brings together a number of our key assets and […]

DeepOcean secures contract for light construction and survey services for Statoil

The frame agreement includes services covering light construction services, seabed mapping with hull mounted Multi Beam Echo sounder (MBE) and ROV based construction support, seabed mapping and pipeline inspection services. As part of this contract, Statoil has awarded DeepOcean a call-off for 6 month operations in 2014. The call-off further includes options to extend the […]

DeepOcean Group Secures Major Permanent Reservoir Monitoring (PRM) Project for Statoil

The multi-year project commences in 2013 and consists of the installation and trenching of circa 500km of subsea seismic cables and associated riser in water depths in excess of 300m. Once installed, the large seismic monitoring array will assist Statoil in increasing oil recovery from the Snorre reservoir throughout the field’s life. This award builds […]