Bibby Offshore awarded with subsea engineering contract in North Sea

Olympic AresBibby Offshore was awarded with subsea engineering contract in North Sea. Neither the client nor the finance details were disclosed, but according to official statement it is multimillion-pound agreement. Bibby Offshore will be employed of pre-commissioning and commissioning support, as well as construction services comprising valve operations, spool installation, umbilical pull in and lay, trenching and stabilization through the installation of concrete mattresses on 80 nautical miles off Lincolnshire, east of England. Supported by Bibby’s dedicated onshore engineering team, the company will have access to offshore construction and pull in/lay teams, ensuring efficiency and productivity is maximized.

Into the contract will be employed the construction support vessel Olympic Ares and diving support vessel Bibby Polaris. The vessels will operate in water depths of 21.00 m and 48.00 m. The contract is scheduled to start and commence in third and fourth quarter of 2016.

“This is a significant win for Bibby Offshore – not only is it a strong representation of our technical engineering capabilities, but it further underlines our commitment to the North Sea market”, said chief executive at Bibby Offshore, Howard Woodcock.

Bibby Line Group is operating in offshore and subsea engineering. The group consolidated all their offshore activities into Bibby Offshore Limited, based in Aberdeen. Since then we have quickly established our reputation in the oil & gas industry by providing safe, innovative and cost effective solutions in an increasingly competitive environment.