DOF acquires newbuild contract from Aker DOF SupplyVessel & ROV News // April 16, 2009
DOF in Norway has agreed to purchase a newbuilding contract for a large PSV of Aker PSV 09 design from Aker DOF Supply AS (ADS).
The vessel is under construction at the Cochin yard in India.
The contractual delivery date for the vessel is September 2010.
The newbuilding contract is being transferred at cost.
DOF owns 50 per cent of the shares in ADS.
Aker Marine Contractors (AMC) will become DOF's partner in Aker DOF Supply.
It has been agreed to change the name of ADS to Aker DOF Deepwater AS and use the company as a vehicle to join forces in the pre set mooring market.