New contract awarded

08. April:

Saipem has awarded Ocean Fighter a contract for ERRV service for up to 200 days to follow the crane vessel S7000. The vessel will commence on the contract 14th April. [read more]

MRV Ocean Osprey in service

25. March:

It was a proud crew that arrived Aberdeen last week with Atlantic Offshores first new building for the UK market. The vessel is designed together with Havyard Ship Design (HY 820), and build at Zamakona Ship yard in San Sebastian, Spain. The vessel has already commenced the long term contract for Shell UK/ Dana petroleum… [read more]

Order backlog of three billion

18. February:

Atlantic Offshore has passed three billion kroner in order backlog Including options, backlog amounted to five billion NOK. The company is very satisfied with the situation. With such a backlog , we have established predictable portfolio of contracts. We will, however, follow the same strategy as we’ve had in the recent years, and expect that… [read more]

Ocean Marlin successfully launched

03. February:

Ocean Marlin, hull#722, was successfully launched Friday 31th January at the Astilleros Zamakona Pasaia SL in San Sebastian/ Spain. Under excellent weather conditions the vessel was launched at 1700. Ocean Marlin is entering now into a new face of the development with painting, drydocking and outfitting. Delivery is expected within the end of July 2014… [read more]

New contract awarded

31. January:

PSV Ocean Pride is awarded a term contract with a drilling consortium led by Wintershall. The contract is for 16 wells, and is expected to last up to 4 years. Ocean Pride will perform both regular supply services, as well as supply and emergency services. Ocean Pride is a supply vessel and holds an NOFO2009… [read more]

Ocean Prince sold

10. January:

One of our UT 704, Ocean Prince, is sold to new owners. She will depart the standby marked in the North Sea. Atlantic Offshore have sold 11 vessels since 2008, ordered 9 new buildings and bought two second hand. [read more]

Completed new bond issue

05. December:

Atlantic Offshore AS has successfully raised a new senior unsecured bond issue with maturity May 2018. The first tranche will be NOK 400 million with settlement date 16 December 2013 (subject to completing all conditions precedent). The new loan will have a borrowing limit of NOK 550 million. In conjunction with the bond issuance, Atlantic… [read more]

New contracts awarded

19. November:

Nexen UK has awarded Ocean Tay a 2 year firm contract + up to 12 months options, with start up in December 2013. Ocean Tay is present in Sunderland underlying conversion to comply with UK class A standby requirements. Teekay has awarded Ocean Swift a three year contract at the Banff field. Ocean Swift will commence… [read more]

Blue vessels sold to NOA

01. November:

Blue Ship Invest have sold all their six vessels to Nordic American Offshore (NOA), partly owned by Nordic American Tankers (NAT) which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. NOA will continue the Management agreement with Atlantic Offshore on Blue Power, Blue Thunder and Blue Protector. For the crew and charterers there will be… [read more]