Petrobras Extends Skandi Vitoria Pipe-Lay Contract with DOF, Technip

Norway's DOF Group reported Thursday that Petrobras has extended its contract to use the Skandi Vitória pipe-lay vessel for two more years from September 2013.

The Skandi Vitória is owned through a joint venture formed by DOF Subsea and Technip. The vessel is the first pipe-lay vessel built in Brazil and is equipped with vertical and horizontal pipe-lay systems, a crane and two remotely-operated vehicles.

The vessel is capable of operating in water depths of up to 9,850 feet.


Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.