Petrobras PLSV Phase 2
1 July 2013
Petrobras has ordered a further six pipelay support vessels from the international market to complement the first phase of five ordered in 2012. Each of these vessels will be supplied with one 2,500t capacity carousel system and one 1,500t carousel system, both installed under-deck.
All of these vessels will be constructed at IHC Merwede in Holland for leading offshore operators and Maats has been awarded the contracts to supply the carousel systems for each of the vessels. Maats is also supplying the 30t capacity load out tensioners and deck pathway equipment for two of these vessels.