S3 acquires new ROVsVessel & ROV News // March 24, 2011
Specialist Subsea Services Ltd (S3), a provider of ROV and survey services to the international energy industry, has announced a seven figure acquisition of two new ROV systems to expand its work class fleet.
The acquisition adds to the capacity of S³ to undertake the widest range of ROV tasks, including drill support, high quality survey works and heavy intervention tooling down to 3,000m.
The two Triton XLX 150hp ROV systems are manufactured by Perry Slingsby Systems Ltd.
S³’s Managing Director, Graeme Kidd, said: “We are particularly enthusiastic about the acquisition as it is new and exciting technology for S3. The XLX Workclass ROVs are top of the range systems which will help to further enhance our reputation as being a company of excellence in the support of offshore operations in the oil and gas and renewables markets on an international basis."