Tankers: News for Oil & Gas and Hydrocarbon Industries  Membership Services »
Gulf Oil and Gas grow your business
Home News Events Projects Tenders Unconventionals Community | My Account
Products and vendors Services and providers Jobs

Keppel Singmarine to build six Anchor Handling Tug/Supply vessels for S$230 million

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 11/15/2005, Location: Asia

Share |

Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd has clinched a contract worth S$230 million to build six new Anchor Handling Tug/Supply (AHTS) vessels for Gulfmark Offshore, Inc. Two of these six 10,700 bhp AHTS vessels of 2,700 dwt each will be built in the Keppel Nantong Shipyard. This is the first contract clinched for Keppel’s newly acquired shipyard in China.

The first vessel is expected to be delivered in the third quarter of 2007, with progressive deliveries subsequently till the final delivery in the third quarter of 2008. Customised to Gulfmark’s requirements, the six vessels are of Keppel’s Marine Technology Development’s (MTD) very own design. They are being built to meet the growing demand of Gulfmark Offshore’s customers in Southeast Asia.

This repeat order with Gulfmark Offshore exemplifies the growing partnership between the two leading marine companies. Keppel Singmarine has successfully delivered two AHTS vessels, Coloso and Titan, also of MTD design, to Gulfmark Offshore in the first quarter this year.

Mr Hoe Eng Hock, Executive Director of Keppel Singmarine, noted, “We are very happy that Keppel Singmarine’s expertise and capabilities are recognised by a prominent player in the international offshore marine services, Gulfmark Offshore, Inc.

Mr Bruce Streeter, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Gulfmark Offshore, Inc, commented: “These new vessels are the culmination of over 18 months of planning and are designed to respond to the growing demand created by increased oil and natural gas development activities as well as the new construction of drilling rigs. “We are also pleased that Keppel, who successfully completed our two new vessels that went to Mexico earlier this year, will be building these new ships and we have confidence in their capability to deliver them on time and budget.”

Tankers News in Singapore >>

Asia Pacific Oil Demand in July 2015
Japan >>  8/4/2015 - In May 2015, Japanese y-o-y oil demand decreased, mainly due to direct fuel and crude burning for electricity generation as a result of increasing sub...
Japan Oil Trade - July 2015
Japan >>  8/2/2015 - Japan’s crude oil imports dropped in May by 46 tb/d or 1.4% to average 3.3 mb/d, the lowest level seen since January 2015, while on an annual basis, t...

Singapore and ARA Stock Movements - July 2015
Singapore >>  8/1/2015 - At the end of May, product stocks in Singapore rose by 3.0 mb for the second consecutive month to stand at 47.8 mb, which was 1.1 mb or 2.3% above the...
China Stock Movements - July 2015
China >>  7/30/2015 - The latest information for China showed an increase in total commercial oil inventories of 2.0 mb in May to stand at 411.4 mb, which is around 10.8 mb...

Russia Oil Supply - July 2015
  Russia >>  7/29/2015 - Russia’s oil supply is expected to increase by 10 tb/d to average 10.68 mb/d in 2015, revised up by 40 tb/d from the previous MOMR. Russian June outpu...
China Oil Trade -July 2015
China >>  7/28/2015 - In May, China’s crude imports dropped by 1.8 mb/d or 25% from the previous month to average 5.5 mb/d, while on an annual basis, they decreased by 670 ...



Related Categories: General  LNG Carriers  LNG Terminal  Natural Gas Storage  Oil and Gas Pipeline  Oil Storage  Railways  Tank Truck  Tankers 

Related Articles: General  LNG Carriers  LNG Terminal  Natural Gas Storage  Oil and Gas Pipeline  Oil Storage  Railways  Tank Truck  Tankers 


Singapore Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 |

More News

Oil & Gas Companies in Singapore >>

Related Links

Countries Quick Links

AZ BD BN CN GE HK ID IN IR JP KR KZ MM MN MY PG PH PK RU SG TH TJ TM TW UA UZ VN
Gulf Oil and Gas B2B marketplace:   About -  Advertising -  Competitive Intelligence -  Talent Solutions -  Membership Services Follow us on Facebook
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. Privacy Policy. - Contact Us  Gulfoilandgas rss feed