Contract extended for ‘Esvagt Caroline’

Press release   •   Mar 11, 2014 21:20 CET

‘Esvagt Caroline’ continue the contract with Statoil in the Norwegian sector.

Since she was built in 2008, ‘Esvagt Caroline’ has been chartered by Statoil in the Snorre field in the Norwegian sector, and we must assume that she made a good job out of it as the contract has just been extended for another 2-year period as from 9 July 2014.

- The charter was won in a new tender round. For the next two years plus an option for one more year, we will have to deliver standby and fire fighting, says Ib Hansen, Head of Commercial in ESVAGT.

ESVAGT is a dedicated provider of safety and support at sea, founded on an experienced and well-trained offshore crew and unmatched rescue capabilities.

We support the offshore Oil & Gas industries with a wide range of specialized services: Standby, Emergency Response and Resque Vessels (ERRV), Oil spill response, Firefighting, Tanker assists, Rig moves, Supply services and Interfield transfer of cargo and personnel.

In 2010, ESVAGT brought the dedicated offshore wind Service Operation Vessels (SOV) to the market. The SOVs provide accommodation for up to 40 technicians, storage for small turbine parts and a workshop, plus personnel and equipment transfer capabilities by either Walk-to-Work gangway system or Safe Transfer Boats.

ESVAGT was founded in 1981 and has a fleet of more than 40 vessels and more than 900 employees on- and offshore.