V.Ships Offshore wins contract with Pertamina International Shipping

Dec 06, 2017

V.Ships Offshore, part of V.Group, has been awarded the contract to provide operations and full technical management of the floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel – Pertamina Abherka in Indonesia.

This is the second vessel owned by Pertamina International Shipping to be managed by V.Ships Offshore further strengthening our commitment to supporting the Indonesian marine and offshore industry.

The FSO, currently operating at Poleng Marine Terminal, offshore west of Madura Island, also acts as an accommodation facility with a potential capacity of 250 including 21 crew members. The vessel will be managed by the V.Ships Offshore office in Singapore with a local support team based in Indonesia.

Sanford D’Souza, general manager, V.Ships Offshore Asia said: “Our teams from V.Ships Offshore and Pertamina International Shipping have worked hard to ensure a safe and smooth transition as the vessel came into management. We look forward to continuing our relationship with the team in support of the Indonesian marine and offshore sector.”

FSO Pertamina Abherka. Image by V.Group



V.Group is the leading global marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, with circa 3,000 colleagues based across 67 offices globally, supporting over 40,000 personnel in marine and offshore roles. www.vgrouplimited.com

V.Ships Offshore offers the broadest range of offshore services in the marine market with an extensive portfolio of offshore vessels under management. This includes platform supply vessels, dive support vessels, pipe layers, DP shuttle tankers, floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units, drill ships, subsea construction vessels and offshore accommodation vessels and barges across global offshore regions.

V.Group press release