Fugro "interested to discuss partnership for subsea division"Company News // November 13, 2014
Refering to an earlier statement about the unsolicited and unexpected acquisition by Boskalis of 14.8 per cent of Fugro's share capital, the company has issued another statement, in which it says:
"Fugro highly values its position as the world leading independent geotechnical and survey services and data provider, which is core to Fugro's strategy.
"Further, the company refers to its previously communicated intent to explore partnership options for the subsea division.
"Accordingly, Fugro is interested to discuss a partnership with respect to its subsea division with possibly interested parties, including Boskalis.
"The objective of such a partnership is to build a global Inspection, Repair, Replace and Maintenance (IRRM) market leader."