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Jan – May 2020

PGS Survey – Papua New Guinea

Engaged by Offshore Unlimited to provide survey support vessel Coral Sea.

 10  7800
April 2020

CSIRO – Scientific Equipment Recovery – Southern Ocean

Engaged by CSIRO Tasmania to recover equipment damaged by storm.

 9  1512
December 2019

Tamarind NZ – FPSO Flowline ROV Survey

Engaged by Tamarind to undertake ROV survey of damaged flowline.

 5  480
December 2019

Beach Energy – KUPE Field Wellhead – ROV Inspection

Engaged by Fugro for Beach – ROV Survey of Kupe Wellhead and pipeline.

 5  1080
May 2019

COSL Boss – Seafastening
Provide engineering team and survey personnel for seafastening of COSL Boss Jack Up to HLV Zhen Hua 28.

 18  1080
May 2019

Import of HLV Zhen Hua, all Bio Security, CRMP, arrange 1st port of clearance Admiralty Bay – Local Logistics / Supplies 

2 140
May 2019

Export of COSL Boss Drilling Rig

2 80
January 2019

Import of HLV Red Zed 1

All Bio Security, CRMP, arrange 1st port of clearance Admiralty Bay – Local Logistics / Supplies.

 3  180
January 2019

Import of COSL Boss Drilling Rig.

All tax, bio-security, customs, personnel work permits arranged.

 3  240
January 2019 – May 2019 


Local supply chain management for COSL Boss during OMV Drilling Campaign.

 2  800
April 2019 

Dive Support – DIVECO

Provide dive support vessel during hull cleaning operation of Canterbury coast South Island.

 10  3720
February 2019

Fugro – Port of Auckland

Provide survey vessel for ROV survey – shipping lanes.

 3  288
November 2018 

Maritime NZ

Engaged by MNZ to do Oil Spill Recovery exercises offshore Auckland.

 4  384
April 2018 

Royal New Zealand Navy

Engaged by AAL for NZ Navy Dive Squad to take part in exercises and testing of new dive equipment offshore Auckland.

 4  1920
Dec 15 – May 16 

COSL HYSY 718 – Seismic Survey

COSL awarded NZOS Crew Management & Logistics Services for the Caledonian Basin Survey for Shell. COSL’s first project in New Zealand.

Travel to China to meet with COSL Management, determine crew matrix. Recruitment if suitably qualified and certificated crew. Liaise daily with COSL HQ. Developed and implemented comprehensive HSSE which delivered zero LTI’s

 36  60,480
Feb 15 - Mar 15

Kan Tan IV Departure

Engaged by Dockwise BV to onload semi-sub drilling platform Kan Tan IV from HLV Blue Marlin and prepare for outward NZ to China voyage. 

Established support base at D'Urville Island and mobilsed plant and equipment to remove sea-fastenings. Provided local logistics.

30 2,000

Oct 13 – Nov 14

Tidewater – Anadarko Drilling Campaign

Anadarko commenced a drilling campaign Q4 2013 with their new drillship, Bob Douglas. Anadarko contracted 3 x PSV’s from Tidewater.

Tidewater appointed NZOS as their crewing and logistics partner for the Caroline Tide, Bailey Tide & Hart Tide.

 88  367,008

 Jul 13 - Sep 13

Kan Tan IV Arrival

Engaged by Dockwise BV to offload semi-sub drilling platform Kan Tan IV from HLV Blue Marlin.

Established support base at French Pass & mobilsed plant and equipment to remove sea-fastenings. Provided local logistics.

 30  2,500
Nov 11 – May 13

MV Rena Grounding (2) – Astrolab Reef – Bay Of Plenty

Engaged by UK-based Braemar Howells as the in-country manager to recover distressed cargo from seafloor and beaches. Chartered & managed 14 vessels, work-class ROVs, dive spreads, helicopters and spotter aircraft.

Core project management team of 12 employed & coordinated 250 personnel.

250 600,000
Oct 11 – July 12

MV Rena Grounding (1) – Astrolab Reef – Bay Of Plenty

Engaged by Svitzer Salvage to provide 150T Bollard Pull DP2 AHTS to assist in the Salvage Operation of MV Rena. UNIMAR chartered the vessel GO Canopus.

Anchor handling of crane barge and general standby duties at wreck site.

30 100,400
Aug 11 – Sep 11

Dry Dock of Marsol Pride – Lyttleton

Marsol Pride was dry docked for scheduled repairs prior to being mobilized to Dubai for change in ownership.

50 11,500
Jun 11 – Jul 11

STOS / AWE – Subsea Assets Inspection Program

UNIMAR was subcontracted by Fugro BTW to provide Marsol Pride for STOS / AWE Subsea Assets 2011 Inspection Program. Marsol Pride was mobilized with full Work Class ROV spread.

45 48,600
Jul 10 – Aug 10

AWE New Zealand – Tuatara Drilling Program

Engaged by AWE to provide Marsol Pride as Emergency Response Vessel during the AWE Tuatara Drilling Campaign off D’Urville Island  

– South Island New Zealand. Vessel was equipped with Fugro ROV for Wellhead Subsea Intervention capability and Maritime NZ Pollution Control Equipment.

40 16,000
May 10 – Jun 10

AWE New Zealand – Tui Field Sub Sea Assets Inspection Program

Appointed Lead Contractor for AWE’s Tui Field Inspection Program. UNIMAR sub-contracted Fugro-BTW to provide full Work Class ROV Spread & this was installed on UNIMAR vessel Marsol Pride.

40 14,000
Oct 09 – May 10

De Beers Marine – Sea Bed Core Sampling - West Coast South Island

Engaged by De Beers Marine as South Island Service Provider during the establishment and execution of their Alluvial Core Sampling Campaign.

UNIMAR provided engineering fulfillment and fabricated a complex Heave Compensated LARS System. UNIMAR also provided the campaign vessel MPV Marsol Pride. This was Marsol Pride’s first project after UNIMAR took delivery of her February 2010.

50 25,000
May 08 – Jan 09

OMV Temporary Mooring

UNIMAR supplied and imported additional Temporary Mooring Leg for ENSCO 107.

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Apr 08 – Jul 09

Samoa Ports Authority

Engaged by the Samoan Government to engineer and oversee the installation of 700T Slipway in Apia.

3 2,720
Jan 08 – Aug 08

OMV / Clough Maari WHP

Engaged by Clough to manage the arrival, float-off and assist with installation of the Maari Well Head Platform. Provide temporary mooring spread and personnel to MV Far Grip to install mooring for WHP in Admiralty Bay.

UNIMAR directly provided In-Field Support Vessel ‘Yarabah’ and Construction Support Vessel ‘Island Passage’ for the installation and hook-up phase operated from New Plymouth. Managed the importation and demobilisation of HLV Blue Marlin, mobilisation of Wet Tow Tugs ‘Salveritas’ and ‘Salviceroy’.

This included all visa and entry documentation and procedures required by NZ Customs, MAF and Bio-Security. Temporary Support Bases were established in Nelson and French Pass and local resources, plant and equipment were integrated into the supply chain during this phase of the project.

All hours audited. No LTIs. Mobilised and fitted out Geo Bay for strand recovery. This involved fabricating carousel, installing deck winches and commissioning equipment.

250 49,618
Dec 07 – Feb 08

Technip – Rockwater II – Temporary Mooring Leg

Supply temporary mooring leg for Rockwater II during spooling operations at Picton’s Shakespeare Bay.

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Aug 07 – Mar 08

Technip – Ensco 107 Temporary Mooring System

Import and supply a 4-leg Temporary mooring spread for Ensco 107 / barge.

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Oct 06 – May 07

AWE – Tui FPSO Installation

UNIMAR was engaged by AWE as In-Country Manager for the management and crewing of Construction Vessel – Normand Installer. Imported, unloaded, set-up and mobilised to Normand Installer 9-leg permanent mooring system for FPSO.

UNIMAR also set up and operated the supply base and provided additional temporary mooring for the Roroa FPSO. Provision of skilled labour, stevedores, engineering and back deck crew during the installation phase.

40 7,500
Oct 06

Technip - Kupe Pipeline Survey

UNIMAR were appointed subcontractor to Technip to undertake seabed survey. Chartered NIWA vessel MV Kaharoa, sub-contracted diving company and Fugro-BTW and produced bio-metric report and visual diver video footage.

10 2,500