ER Athina enters West African marketVessel & ROV News // August 8, 2013
ER Offshore’s UT 776 CD vessel ER Athina has arrived in West Africa following its mobilisation from the North Sea. The PSV has been chartered by Lukoil to provide drilling support during its four-well plus three one-well options campaign with Ocean Rig semi Eirik Raude.
IHS-Petrodata has reported that the firm portion of this drilling campaign will consist of one well offshore Sierra Leone, to be followed by three wells offshore Cote d’Ivoire.
According to broker Seabrokers, prior to departing the North Sea, the 2009-built ER Athina had been carrying out long-term drill support work for BG.