Harkand secures first work for Nexen

Harkand has won Nexen Petroleum UK Ltd’s 2014 ROVSV inspection services work, along with a longer-term frame agreement.

Harkand is deploying the Surf Ranger in the North Sea for Nexen Petroleum UK Ltd.
Harkand is deploying the Surf Ranger in the North Sea for Nexen Petroleum UK Ltd.

Offshore staff

ABERDEEN, UKHarkand has won Nexen Petroleum UK Ltd’s 2014 ROVSV inspection services work, along with a longer-term frame agreement.

The contract marks the first work Harkand has undertaken for the operator. The inspection scope covers the Buzzard, Scott, Telford, Ettrick, and Rochelle assets in the centralNorth Sea, and includes infield pipelines and structures, export lines, and platform inspection.

The work will see the deployment of theSurf Ranger, which joined the Harkand fleet in May. The 85.4-m (280-ft) Surf Ranger is a DP-2 multi-purpose ROV, survey, and air diving vessel. The vessel will be equipped with high-definition cameras, one work-class ROV, and two observation-class ROVs.

07/17/2014

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