GSP Offshore announces taking over Normand Mjolne to be named GSP Antares

March 21, 2013

 GSP Offshore, (Grup Servicii Petroliere SA / GSP) announces taking over the AHTS Normand Mjolne (to be named GSP Antares) from Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF).

GSP Antares is classified under DNV register: 1A1 Tug / Supply Vessel – SF FiFi I + II – Oil Rec. Dyn. Pos. autr. – LFL. The AHTS was buit in Ulstein Yard, Norway, in 1985 as a multifunction vessel with two independent engine rooms (starboard and portside), enabling her to proceed in case of major accident.

GSP Antares has the following functions – rescue, fire fighting, oil recovery, inspection and maintenance of underwater loading systems, anchoring and towing, buffer storage and consumables, supply services, emergency preparedness, and full stand by rescue certified class for 300 persons.

GSP Offshore (Grup Servicii Petroliere S.A.) is an integrated service provider to the Oil & Gas, Renewables and Telecommunications Industries, covering Fabrication, Jack-Up Drilling Rigs, Subsea Construction & Installation Vessels, Transportation & Trenching. The company is a member of the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). The GSP QHSE Management system has been successfully audited and certified as complying with standards and requirements of the International Safety Management Code. –

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