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EMAS Offshore bags West African contract

EMAS Offshore bags West African contract
OSV services provider EMAS Offshore has bagged a more than $30m contract, including options, to provide offshore vessels to an oil major in West Africa.

The contract is part of a larger projected awarded to EMAS AMC, the subsea services division of Ezra Holdings, which is the majority shareholder of EMAS Offshore.

Under the contract, four of EMAS Offshore’s OSVs, including an accommodation barge, PSV and AHTS vessels, will be chartered to EMAS AMC. In addition, the contract will allow EMAS Offshore to participate in a major maintenance, modifications and operations project.

The average duration for the contract is approximately 1.3 years, including options, and work is expected to start in the fourth quarter of 2015.

“We have identified West Africa as a target region for our growth and I am delighted to see that strategy coming to fruition,” said Jon Dunstan, ceo of EMAS Offshore.

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