Fairstar to Transport Hercules 185 Jack-up Rig from Gabon

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. has been awarded a new transportation contract by Hercules Offshore to transport the Hercules 185 jack-up rig from Port Gentil, Gabon to either Pascagoula, Mississippi or Bahrain using the Fairstar semi-submersible vessel FJELL.

The contract revenue is just under USD 3 million. The rig is expected to be loaded on board the FJELL on October 5. The final destination will be nominated by Hercules once the rig has been loaded.

Philip Adkins, Fairstar’s CEO stated “Fairstar is delighted to be working with Hercules Offshore for the first time. Jim Stevens of High Seas Maritime Services has represented Hercules for many years in the marine heavy transport business and we know he sets high standards of performance for anyone that wants to work with his client. FJELL has been en route to Alaska to begin work on the Fertilizer Plant project. The FJELL will continue on to Alaska once the rig has been discharged and will begin preparation to load the first stage of modules scheduled for transport to Nigeria.”

Source: Fairstar, September 28, 2011.

Share this article

Follow Offshore Energy Today

One thought on “Fairstar to Transport Hercules 185 Jack-up Rig from Gabon”

Comments are closed.

Events>

<< Jan 2018 >>
MTWTFSS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 1 2 3 4

AOG 2018 Conference

This event is a showcase of the latest products and attracts over 8,000 global visitors providing opportunities to network and learn about…

read more >

8th Myanmar Oil, Gas & Power Summit

The Myanmar Oil and Gas Summit is the longest established Oil & Gas event in Myanmar. Every year the event is attended by government…

read more >

FPSO Europe Congress 2018

The FPSO Europe Congress 2018 builds on these themes, lending a particular focus to FPSO Value Preservation and Operational Excellence…

read more >

Arabia 2018 Conference and Exhibition

Offshore Arabia is a focused prestigious meeting place of the Offshore Industry, and it’s diverse spectrum from the Oil & Gas…

read more >

Jobs>

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of OffshoreEnergyToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply