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DOF Subsea Wins Trinidad, GOM Contracts
Thursday, November 07, 2019 The offshore services firm DOF Subsea has won multiple contracts for projects in Trinidad and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Norway's $24B Fund Seeing End To Losses In Oil Services
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 The worst could be over for investors in Norwegian oil service high yield bonds.

DOF Subsea Bags IRM Contract for Shell Australia's Prelude FLNG Facility
Monday, August 01, 2016 DOF Subsea bags an inspection, maintenance and repair contract from Shell Australia for the Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility to be deployed offshore Western Australia.

DOF Rederi Secures North Sea Services Contracts with Nexen, Maersk
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Oil and gas services company DOF Rederi AS signs an agreement with Nexen Petroleum UK and Maersk Oil North Sea UK Ltd for the use of 2 of its vessels in the North Sea.

Skandi Africa Vessel Delivered and Working for Technip
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 DOF Subsea Group says it has taken delivery of the Skandi Africa deepwater subsea construction vessel and has contracted it out to Technip for five years.

VARD to Supply PSV to DOF, Vessel to Work for Chevron in Australia
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Vard Holdings secures a bareboat charter to supply DOF with a platform supply vessel to work for Chevron in Australia.

DOF Subsea Clinches $80M Deals for Work in Asia, Atlantic and North America
Monday, May 19, 2014 DOF Subsea clinches contracts, valued at $80 million, for work in Asia Pacific, Atlantic and North America.

DOF Subsea Wins $45M Contracts for Asia Pacific Jobs
Thursday, August 22, 2013 DOF Subsea clinches $45 million worth of contracts for work in the Asia Pacific region.

Technip-DOF Venture Wins Contracts from Petrobras
Monday, August 12, 2013 The Technip-DOF joint venture wins contracts from Petrobras to build pipelay support vessels and install flexible pipes off Brazil.

Petrobras Extends Skandi Vitoria Pipe-Lay Contract with DOF, Technip
Thursday, August 08, 2013 Petrobras extends its contract with DOF Group and Technip to use the Skandi Vitoria pipe-lay vessel.

EnerMech Concludes Contract Offshore Vietnam
Monday, September 19, 2011 EnerMech has completed a pre-commissioning engineering, pipework reinstatement and leak testing services contract, offshore Vietnam on behalf of DOF Subsea.

DOF Secures North Sea Contract with Technip
Monday, January 10, 2011 DOF Subsea UK has secured a contract with Technip.

DOF Clinches Charter Contracts with Petrobras for NOK 5.2B
Monday, August 02, 2010 Norskan Offshore in Brazil, a subsidiary of DOF ASA has been awarded four 8 years contracts with Petrobras for large AHTS vessels.

DOF Subsea Receives Frame Agreement by ConocoPhillips
Friday, May 21, 2010 DOF Subsea Norway has been awarded a Diverless Marine and Subsea Services Frame Agreement by ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS.

DOF Subsea Snags Several Contracts for Multipurpose Vessel
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 DOF Subsea Norway AS has been awarded several significant contracts for company multipurpose vessel Geosund, ensuring solid utilization through the summer.

DOF Subsea Awarded Contract for BOP Recovery Ops in India
Friday, February 19, 2010 DOF Subsea USA has been awarded a contract by Boots & Coots for the provision of DP II construction vessel for a BOP recovery operation in the Bay of Bengal, India.

Technip Awards Angola Contract to DOF Subsea
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 Technip awarded DOF Subsea a contract to provide survey and positioning services in BP-operated Block 31, offshore Angola.

DOF Subsea to Provide Vessel to Technip for Angola Ops
Tuesday, February 09, 2010 DOF Subsea UK has been awarded a contract by Technip for the provision of a light construction vessel to operate offshore Angola.

DOF to Provide Geotechnical Survey Services at CLOV Field
Thursday, December 10, 2009 DOF Subsea has secured an $8 million contract to provide geotechnical survey services in the CLOV Development Field, offshore Angola, on behalf of Total.

DOF Subsea Completes Wellsite Survey Offshore Newfoundland
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 DOF Subsea Canada has completed survey services in the Laurentian Basin south of Newfoundland, Canada.

DOF Subsea Reels in Service Contract Offshore Mauritania
Thursday, November 05, 2009 Aberdeen-based specialist subsea service company DOF Subsea UK has been awarded a contract by PC Mauritania I Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Petronas to provide subsea maintenance and inspection services.

DOF Reels in ROV Subsea Service Contract from StatoilHydro
Friday, October 30, 2009 Bergen-based specialist subsea service company DOF Subsea Norway has been awarded a contract for the provision of ROV services onboard Skandi Vega by end client StatoilHydro.

DOF Secures Inspection Contract for Blue Stream Pipelines
Monday, October 12, 2009 DOF Subsea Norway has secured a pipeline inspection contract by Blue Stream Pipeline Company BV to execute two external pipeline inspection campaigns of the Blue Stream Pipelines located in the Black Sea.

DOF Subsea Reels in Call-Off Contract Onboard Skandi Bergen
Monday, October 05, 2009 DOF Subsea Norway has been awarded a significant call-off contract by StatoilHydro to provide construction support activity onboard Skandi Bergen at the Morvin field.

DOF Secures Survey Contract Offshore Israel
Monday, September 28, 2009 DOF Subsea will provide offshore hydrographic, geophysical surveying and shallow geotechnical investigation for Noble Energy's Tamar and Dalit field development projects offshore Israel.

DOF Subsea Reels in Tupi Survey and Positioning Contract
Thursday, September 10, 2009 DOF Subsea will provide survey and positioning services onboard the Deep Constructor and Skandi Achiever for the Tupi Project in Brazil.

DOF Reels in Survey Contract for BP's Deepwater Angola Program
Thursday, September 03, 2009 DOF Subsea has secured a contract by BP for the provision of Well Positioning, Acoustic Rig Moves and Verification Services for Block 31 in BP's Angola Deepwater Program.

Subsea Engineering Company CSL Sets Up Shop in Houston
Tuesday, September 01, 2009 In keeping with the company's strategy to extend operations to key oil and gas regions, Aberdeen-based CSL announced the creation of its U.S. operation in Houston, Texas.

TSMarine, DOF Subsea Team Up to Complete Longtom Installation
Friday, August 28, 2009 TSMarine and DOF Subsea have teamed up to provide the Australian and Southeast Asian region with a new Dive Support Vessel and associated project management and engineering services.

DOF Subsea UK Wins Construction Contract for Curlew Field in North Sea
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 DOF Subsea UK has entered into an agreement with Maersk FPSOs to provide construction services at the Curlew Field, Block 29/7 in the North Sea.

Norskan Offshore Nabs LOI for Skandi Waveney Vessel
Wednesday, January 07, 2009 Norskan Offshore has received a Letter of Intent from StatoilHydro Petroleo Brasil for the vessel Skandi Waveney.

DOF Subsea Reports Status of Acceptances Regarding Offer
Thursday, November 20, 2008 An offer was made by DOF ASA (DOF) to purchase the remaining outstanding shares in DOF Subsea ASA (DOFSUB) at a price of NOK 36.00 per share.

DOF Subsea UK Snags Survey & Positioning Contract for Deepwater Vessels
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 DOF Subsea UK has entered into a long term agreement with Heerema Marine Contractors to provide survey and positioning services onboard its deepwater construction vessels.

DOF's Brazilian Co. Secures MOU with Petrobras for 3 Charter Contracts
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 Norskan has secured a MOU with Petrobras for a 6-year extension of three charter contracts for the AHTS vessels Norskan Botafogo, Skandi Rio and Skandi Fluminence.

DOF to Deliver Skandi Chieftain ROV to Petrobras
Monday, October 13, 2008 DOF and DOF Subsea have entered into a Charter agreement with Petrobras for delivery of an ROV Support Vessel, the Skandi Chieftain.

PSS to Provide New Gen Triton XLX ROV System to DOF Subsea
Monday, September 29, 2008 Perry Slingsby Systems secured a fast-track contract to supply a new generation Triton XLX ROV system to DOF Subsea for delivery before the end of the year.

DOF Sets Offer Price to Acquire DOF Subsea's Shares
Monday, September 22, 2008 DOF and First Reserve Corporation entered into an agreement whereby DOF shall put forth an offer to acquire all of the oustanding shares of DOF Subsea at NOK 39.00 per share in cash.

DOF Finalizes Plans to Acquire DOF Subsea's Shares
Monday, August 25, 2008 DOF and First Reserve Corporation are currently in the process of discussing the final agreements regarding DOF's intention to put forward an offer to acquire all the outstanding shares of DOF Subsea ASA.

DOF Subsea Adds Advanced Subsea Construction Vessel to Lineup
Monday, July 14, 2008 DOF Subsea ASA took delivery of the world's largest and most advanced subsea construction vessel in its class, the Skandi Acergy. The vessel is 157 in length and 27 meters breadth. It is designed to work in water depths of more than 3,000 meters.

DOF Intends to Acquire Outstanding Shares of DOF Subsea
Monday, July 14, 2008 DOF ASA agreed to a non-binding term sheet in which the intention is that DOF shall put forward an offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of DOF Subsea ASA at NOK 45.00 per share in cash.

Aker Yards Inks Contract with DOF in Brazil
Thursday, July 10, 2008 Aker Yards signed a contract with DOF to build three Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels, all of which will be of Aker Yards' own design and equipped for operations in the Brazilian market.

Aker Yards Delivers SCV Skandi Acergy to DOF Subsea
Wednesday, July 09, 2008 Aker Yards has delivered the state-of-the-art subsea vessel Skandi Acergy to DOF Subsea. The vessel is not only large, but fast and environmentally friendly as well.

DOF Signs LOI for Skandi Giant in Brazil
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 DOF has signed at Letter of Intent with an International E&P Company for the provision of the Skandi Giant in Brazil.

Technip, DOF Subsea JV Inks $250MM Vessel Charter Contract with Petrobras
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 Technip and DOF Subsea announce that their 50/50 joint venture has been awarded a contract by Petrobras, worth approximately $250 million, for the four-year charter of a new pipelay vessel.

Trico Buys Up DOF's Shares of DeepOcean
Friday, June 13, 2008 Trico Marine Services, Inc. announced that it had entered into a share purchase agreement, through its subsidiary Trico Shipping, with DOF ASA for the purchase of all of DOF's 35,220,000 shares of DeepOcean ASA at NOK 32 per Share.

Vessel Skandi Neptune Runs up DOF Subsea Flag
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 DOF Subsea's subsidary Skandi Neptun AS has taken possession of the vessel Skandi Neptune after an agreed settlement involving the issue of 7 million new shares. The vessel is currently employed on a time charter with Subsea 7 UK.

DOF Contracts with TEBMA Shipyards for New Vessel
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 DOF has signed a building contract with TEBMA Shipyards Limited for construction of an MPSV.

Unique Design Solution Wins DOF Contract for Aker Yards
Tuesday, March 11, 2008 Aker Yards has been awarded a contract with DOF ASA to build an innovative LNG-powered platform supply vessel.

Jamieson Named CEO of DOF Singapore
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 David Jamieson has been appointed the CEO of DOF Singapore, starting in January 2008.

DOF Acquires Large Interest in DeepOcean
Friday, December 14, 2007 DeepOcean board and management have been informed that DOF has acquired or received pre-acceptances or commitments for an ownership stake of 39.75% in the company.