CSV Southern Ocean has been awarded a charter contract by Boskalis.
Works on this contract are scheduled to commence in February 2021 for a period of approximately two months.
Henk van den IJssel, CEO of Oceanteam, says: “I am pleased to secure this contract with Boskalis and further develop our business relationship and build up backlog in the region. CSV Southern Ocean has already proven its deepwater capabilities in 2018-2020 to full satisfaction of its previous clients”. Boskalis’ primary activity under this contract will be the transport and installation of suction pile anchors and mooring chains.
The CSV Southern Ocean is a DP2 Construction Support Vessel (dynamic positioning class 2) with large subsea cranes (1 x 250 tonnes and 1 x 90/110 tonnes active heave compensated), full ROV spread, 2400 m2 deck space, approximately 10.000 tonnes DWT, extensive accommodation and excellent seafaring capabilities.
These characteristics enable Southern Ocean to be utilised for field support, construction, installation and IRM work. Combined with additional deck equipment such as reels and carousels and engineering capabilities CSV Southern Ocean can be utilised for a variety of projects in the oil and gas-, power- and offshore renewables markets.
CSV Southern Ocean is jointly owned by Bourbon and Oceanteam.