Fugro awarded five-year positioning contract by DOF ASAIT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology — By admin on December 23, 2013 at 3:29 PM
Fugro has won a contract from DOF ASA for the provision of precise satellite positioning for the entire DOF fleet of more than 70 vessels globally. The contract is valid for a firm five years with two optional years and also includes the new vessels in DOF’s continuously expanding fleet.
DOF is one of the world’s leading owners and operators of advanced, purpose-built vessels providing services to the offshore energy sector across the entire offshore life cycle.
Fugro being the world’s leading provider of precise satellite positioning to the offshore oil and gas industry will provide three completely independent high precision differential Global Navigation Satellite Systems to DOF. In addition DOF’s subsea vessels will be equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software developed by Fugro, providing a truly independent solution for each vessel.
Fugro creates value by acquiring and interpreting Earth and engineering data and by supporting its clients with the design, construction, installation, repair and maintenance of their infrastructure. Fugro works predominantly in energy and infrastructure markets offshore and onshore, employing approximately 12, 500 employees in over sixty countries. In 2012 Fugro’s revenues amounted to € 2.2 billion, it is listed on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam and is included in the AEX-Index.