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    Bergesen to convert another tanker

    Vessel & ROV News // June 15, 2001
    Offshore Shipbrokers Ltd in Aberdeen reports that Bergesen Tankers has announced plans to convert a third VLCC to FPSO service.

    The 275,000dwt, 1976 built Berge Helene has already been taken out of commission as a trading tanker.

    The first of these vessels, Sendje Berge is operating on the Ceiba field development in Angola for Triton Oil.

    The second, Berge Hus, is yet to find a suitable contract.

    Conversion is likely to take place in Jurong Shipyard, Singapore, where the other two have taken place.

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