23 December 2013

Bergen Group Hanøytangen awarded LOI for yard stay and rig modification

Bergen Group Hanøytangen has been awarded a Letter of Intent (LOI) from Floatel International for a yard stay and rig modification at Hanøytangen for the semi-submersible accommodation vessel Floatel Superior (picture below).

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The LOI comprises various yard services and modification work to be carried out during the stay which is planned to last for 3 weeks and to take place in Q1 2014.

Floatel Superior is an accommodation and construction support vessel with 440 bed accommodations, all single bed cabins, or 512 using double bed occupancy. The vessel is designed to meet the most demanding regulatory requirements for operating in the harshest environmental conditions in the world. Floatel Superior was delivered from Keppel Shipyard in Singapore in early 2010. 

Bergen Group Hanøytangen has developed a functional and efficient offshore yard and service area on Askøy north of Bergen. The company has over the last years carried out several extensive operations on different drilling rigs. Bergen Group Hanøytangen is part of Bergen Group's offshore division


For additional info:

Yngve Thuen, CEO Bergen Group Hanøytangen, phone +47 901 40 127

Øyvind Risnes, VP Communication Bergen Group ASA, phone +47 480 48 561