Superior Offshore named preferred contractor

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has selected Superior Offshore International as its preferred diving contractor for work on the Independence Hub and Neptune TLP projects.

Offshore staff

LAFAYETT, Louisiana --Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has selected Superior Offshore International as its preferred diving contractor for work on the Independence Hub and Neptune TLP projects.

Superior's workscope onIndependence Hub includes installation of eight spool pieces associated with the platform's steel cantenary risers in water depths of 32-37 m (105-120 ft).

The company's contract onNeptune calls for diving support services associated with the installation of the TLP's mooring system, and general diving for HMC's installation vessel, Thialf.

"We are proud to be designated the preferred dive operations contractor for HMC," says Jim Mermis, president and CEO of Superior Offshore International.

"Our people, our professionalism and our commitment to safety have allowed Superior Offshore International to build relationships with highly valued deepwater clients like Heerema."

3/22/2007

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