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    Keppel Singmarine to deliver second pipelay vessel to Global Industries

    Vessel & ROV News // June 29, 2011

    Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine), the specialised shipbuilding arm of Keppel Offshore & Marine Limited (Keppel O&M), is on track to deliver Global 1201, the second new generation derrick pipelay vessel it has built for Global Industries Ltd.

    Keppel Singmarine was awarded a S$50,000 bonus from Global Industries for achieving zero-incidents during the construction of the 162m vessel.

    Mr Tong Chong Heong, CEO of Keppel Offshore & Marine, said, "Global 1201 is a great example of excellent teamwork and reflects a strong alignment of goals and priorities between Keppel Singmarine and Global Industries.

    "Together, we have achieved greater construction efficiency and execution on this second derrick pipelay vessel, without compromising the safety of our people and workplace.

    Global 1201 was named by Deidre Reed, spouse of Mr John Reed, at Keppel Singmarine on 25 June 2011.

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