The scope of the Group’s marine services comprises the provision of subsea and diving services as well as offshore support vessels.
To support the Group’s marine services, we own and operate a fleet of 9 diving/support vessels, 4 survey vessels, 24 ROVs, 4 accommodation work boats/barges/ 4 anchor handling tugs (AHT)s, 2 mobile offshore production units (MOPUs) and 1 semi-submersible barge.
Apart from the provision of an offshore support vessel for Yinson Marine Services Sdn Bhd’s project off the coast of Vietnam completed in 2011, the Group has secured contracts for several ongoing projects. These include the provision of underwater inspection and maintenance services for PETRONAS Carigali and underwater works on behalf of Chevron Australia Pty Ltd and ConocoPhillips Australia.
In providing subsea services, offshore diving and underwater related services, the Group owns and operates a fleet of 6 dynamic positioning diving support vessels, saturation diving systems and ROVs. Our capabilities, amongst others, include the following:
Construction, installation of structures and subsea pipelines
Major inspection, repair and maintenance of subsea facilities
Installation, repair and inspection of export/import facilities
Subsea inspection and repairs of floating, storage and offloading (FSO) vessels and floating, production, storage and off-loading (FPSO) systems
Shallow and deepwater services of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs)
All other underwater services related to the offshore industry
The Group’s geotechnical and related services help provide information on soil properties at the seabed as the basis for design and operational considerations. Geophysical and related services provide information on the seabed profile and contours to facilitate construction work. These services are executed though 4 specially desgned geotechnical and geophysical vessels.
Topside maintenance comprise the provision of periodic and ad hoc maintenance, upgrading and refurbishment services on existing platforms. This includes the addition or replacement of equipment, structures and piping, among others as well as general maintenance works such as stripping and repainting of topside facilities. These tasks are undertaken by a fleet of three engineering work barges and three work boats.
SapuraKencana also owns, operates and charters vessels to provide support for exploration and development activities. The vessels are charted to external parties on a time charter basis or used to support the Group’s other divisions in carrying out their activities.