18-03-2016 Leer/Germany – Siem Offshore Contractors GmbH (“SOC”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Siem Offshore Inc., announced today, that SOC has been awarded a contract for the provision of a walk-to-work (W2W) service operations vessel (SOV) by Ocean Breeze Energy GmbH & Co. KG (OBE) for the Bard Offshore 1 wind farm within the German Bight sector of the North Sea.
The contract will involve the deployment of the MV Siem Marlin followed by the MV Siddis Mariner in W2W mode. The firm charter period is 700 days c/w options to extend the charter period by up to three (3) additional years.
The charter follows the previous assignment of the MV Siem Emerald and MV Siem Moxie during the past year, whereby both vessels also served as dedicated W2W SOVs.
Source: Siem Offshore