OSM Brasil has won prestigious contract with Petrobras, in partnership with AKOFS Offshore (part of Akastor ASA)
Petrobras has chartered the Aker Wayfarer for a minimum of five years as a Subsea Equipment Support Vessel. OSM Brasil will be responsible for Aker Wayfarer marine operations in Brazilian Waters and provide Brazilian Marine Crew for the project.
The award of the contract marks a key milestone for OSM Brasil in its drive to build on its expertise in the management of offshore vessels.
OSM Brasil, which sits within the OSM Maritime Group, is able to draw on its long standing history within the marine service sector, to provide effective solutions to meet the needs of modern ship owners.
Walker Lima, OSM Brasil’s General Manager said: “We are delighted to work with AKOFS Offshore in providing management for Aker Wayfarer marine operations and local crew through our EBN. The award of this contract reflects the benefit of our investment in OSM’s management systems and people to create a high quality crew management business with great safety awareness, which can deliver real value to our clients.”
Geir Sekkesaeter, CEO of OSM Maritime Group, welcomed the contract. He said: “OSM is committed to offering the highest level of service to its clients. Working with a company with the profile of AKOFS Offshore underlines OSM’s reputation in the market place.”
About OSM: We provide customers with Crew, Ship, Offshore, and New Build Management Services. We are a fully integrated third party manager, offering full commercial and technical management services across the Maritime Industry. We are headquartered in Norway and operate out of 27 other strategically placed office locations around the world.
About AKOFS Offshore: AKOFS Offshore is a global provider of vessel based subsea well construction and intervention services to the oil and gas industry.
For further information regarding OSM Brasil please contact:
Walker Lima, General Manager