1st of February 2021
Chartering & Operations
EDT Shipmanagement Ltd
Total E&P Netherlands B.V. contracts EDT Shipmanagement Ltd Cyprus for Walk-to-Work / Flotel services
EDT PROTEA enters Walk-to-Work Arena
Limassol, Republic of Cyprus:
EDT Shipmanagement Ltd today announces a new contract award by Total Exploration & Production Nederland B.V. following a successful competitive Tender carried out in 2020. EDT Shipmanagement Ltd will provide Walk-to-Work services with a project purposely enhanced ‘’EDT Protea’’ that shall feature a Safeway Seagull ® motion compensated gangway and include amongst other upgrades several project specific features that will enhance Total E&P Nederland’s offshore programme & overall experience. The packaged solution is a key element to Total E&P Nederland’s offshore maintenance programme in Dutch waters.
“We are delighted to work with yet another Total E&P entity, this time in the Netherlands, offering our known and proven to the offshore Oil & Gas DP3 MPSV ‘’EDT Protea’’ as a walk-to-work & flotel SOV,” says Darios Melas, Managing Director at EDT Shipmanagement Ltd. “Building a good customer experience does not happen overnight. It happens by long and hard work and the EDT Protea is no stranger to Total”
Features and benefits of the service include.
DP3 vessel with known station keeping capabilities and long pedigree on IMR / Diving & ROVSV Oil & Gas subsea scopes, single occupancy cabins for Total E&P Nederland’s offshore technicians, back deck enhancements to house a fully mobilised logistics offshore package for the maintenance period and last but not least a motion compensated gangway provided by Safeway for a seamless walk to work experience.
The service will commence in March 2021 and will run in periods throughout 2021 with options to extend into both 2022 & 2023.
About EDT Shipmanagement Ltd: EDT Shipmanagement Ltd covers the complete spectrum of Ship Management services from its base in Limassol Cyprus; Technical, Crewing, Commercial and Administrative. Currently EDT Shipmanagement operates and manages a Fleet of 23 Group vessels, as well as third-party vessels in Offshore Construction & Offshore Support roles. EDT Shipmanagement Ltd’ expertise lies in the offshore oil and gas and renewables projects markets, marine construction as well as the management and supervision of vessel modifications, upgrades, dry-dockings and repair projects.