Drilling Support – Tidewater

Anadarko began a drilling campaign in New Zealand Q4 2013 with their new drillship Bob Douglas. Anadarko contracted Tidewater to provide 3 PSV’s to assist with their drilling program. Tidewater appointed NZOS as their New Zealand crewing partner.

Crew Management Services Agreement – Provision or Marine Crew & Logistics:

  • 3 x PSV’s
  • Caroline Tide
  • Hart Tide
  • Bailey Tide

Client: Tidewater Inc
Project: Anadarko – Bob Douglas Drillship Support 
Date: Commenced October 29 2013
Date: Completed November 11 2014 
Personnel Employed: 88 NZOS Marine Crew

  • After a competitive tendering process, NZOS were awarded the contract by Tidewater to provide the marine crewing for the Anadarko’s first ever project in New Zealand with their new state of the art drillship, the Bob Douglas.

Drilling Support – Tidewater

Work Scope on the Project Included:

  • Engage with Tidewater’s operations management  to determine crew matrix
  • Recruitment and management of suitably experienced, certificated crew
  • Liaise daily with vessel and report frequently to Tidewater project management
  • Develop and implement comprehensive HSSE which delivered zero LTI’s