OSM Maritime Group, a leading provider of integrated Ship, Crew, Offshore and New Build Management Services, has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary on behalf of McDermott International, Inc. to provide Global Crewing Services for their fleet. The contract will be managed from OSM’s Houston office.
“OSM is honored to have been selected, after taking part in a long tender process, to provide these services for such an elite fleet,” said OSM’s Managing Director for Crew Management, Tommy Olofsen. “This contract serves as a significant milestone for our North American growth initiative which will be managed by our Director of North America, Per Selmer-Olsen, who has already started execution of the contract."
Commenting on the contract, McDermott’s, Senior Director of HR & Crewing, Andrew Leys, said: “This award is a key component of McDermott’s long-term marine strategy and we look forward to working with OSM to ensure high levels of service to our offshore operations.”
OSM’s CEO, Geir Sekkesæter, applauded the contract: “The award of this contract marks a key milestone for OSM Maritime Group in its drive to build on its expertise in the management of vessels and crew in the offshore sector. OSM’s long-term focus on the offshore and oil & gas market continues to strengthen and I’m pleased that our reputation for delivering excellence is being recognized. This is a great achievement for the team and we are looking forward to continuing a long and successful partnership with McDermott.”
McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) is a leading provider of integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services for upstream field developments worldwide. McDermott delivers fixed and floating production facilities, pipelines and subsea systems from concept to commissioning for complex offshore and subsea oil and gas projects to help oil companies safely produce and transport hydrocarbons. Our clients include national and major energy companies. Operating in more than 20 countries across the world, our locally focused and globally integrated resources include approximately 11,700 employees and contractors, a diversified fleet of specialty marine construction vessels, fabrication facilities and engineering offices. We are renowned for our extensive knowledge and experience, technological advancements, performance records, superior safety and commitment to deliver. McDermott has served the energy industry since 1923 and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. As used in this press release, McDermott includes McDermott International, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates. To learn more, visit www.mcdermott.com.