Greatship moves into subsea sectorCompany News // January 17, 2011
Greatship Global Offshore Services Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Greatship (India) Limited based in Singapore, has announced the incorporation of two new subsidiaries, Greatship Subsea Solutions Singapore Pte Ltd and Greatship Subsea Solutions Australia Pty Limited (together referred to as Greatship Subsea Solutions).
Greatship Subsea Solutions will provide integrated energy services, specializing in life-of-field subsea services to the offshore oil and gas industry.
These services will include subsea construction and decommissioning support; Inspection, Maintenance and Repair; geotechnical and geophysical services; and well construction.
Initially, the primary markets for the company's services will be India, Southeast Asia and Australasia.
Greatship Group commenced operations in 2006 and is a part of The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited. The Greatship Group currently owns and operates a modern and technologically advanced fleet of offshore support and supply vessels and drilling units.
Since 2007, the Greatship Group has put together a newbuild programme of DP2 multi-role subsea support vessels with Clean and Comfort class, with active heave compensated cranes. The vessels are capable of operating in deep water.
Ravi Sheth, managing director of Greatship (India) Limited, said: "At Greatship Group we are excited about our ability to offer additional value to clients in the subsea domain."
"As an owner and operator of offshore support and supply vessels we have quality assets backed by experienced marine operations. We have now added to our existing capability through the engagement of an experienced subsea management team and we have identified proven service providers in the areas of ROVs, survey, geotechnical equipment and services and subsea engineering."
"The combination of our modern vessels, strategic partners and experienced management team permits Greatship Group to offer high end, high value bundled services to clients seeking complete subsea services solutions."