Recent secondhand activity reviewed by brokerVessel & ROV News // February 6, 2006
Offshore Shipbrokers Ltd (OSL) in the UK reports that Siddis Sailor(built 1975 - 3,100bhp) and Siddis Pilot (built 1976 - 6,160bhp) have been sold to Simon Mokster Shipping AS at an en bloc price in excess of NKr 28 million.
North Sea Group has purchased Viking Dynamic (built 2002 - 12,925bhp) and Stril Myster (built 2003 - 12,200bhp) for an en bloc price of NKr 418.4 million. Thre management will remain as it is presently.
The cable ships Koushin Maru (built 1998) and Kouki Maru (built 2000) have been purchased by Geo ASA for for an en bloc price in the region of US$50 million.
The standby vessel Grampain Chieftain (built 1976) has been purchased by Danish buyers on private terms. She will be converted into a mini survey, cable lay vessel.