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Keppel Offshore & Marine units win orders totalling $140 million

Published on Mar 17, 2014 6:08 PM

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) subsidiaries Keppel Shipyard, Keppel Singmarine and Keppel Nantong Shipyard Co have secured contracts worth a total of about $140 million.

Keppel Shipyard will undertake for Sofec Inc the fabrication of an external turret mooring system for a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel that will operate in the Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme fields in Ghana, in water depth averaging 1,500 metres.

Fabrication of the turret is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2015.

Meanwhile, Keppel Singmarine has secured three contracts from Bumi Armada Offshore Holdings - a subsidiary of Bumi Armada - to build two ice-class supply vessels and an ice-class multi-purpose duty-rescue vessel.

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