Subsea 7 Wins North Sea Work from Marathon

Subsea 7's Integrated Remote Technologies division has been awarded a contract from Marathon Oil Company for the provision of remotely operated vehicle (ROV) services. Work will take place from the 'GSF Arctic III' drilling rig whilst located on the Dragon field, approximately 40Km's off the west coast of Wales. Contract is valued in the region of US $250,000.

The ROV drill support activities will be performed utilizing the 120 HP Centurion HD Workclass ROV system which is currently installed onboard the rig.

Bill Boyle, Subsea 7 IRT's Vice President, said "We are delighted with this award and look forward to providing support services to Marathon in this drilling campaign. Work will begin in the third quarter of this year and will run on for approximately two months."