Workover Support Barge successful Delivery

05-03-2009

On Feb. 22, 2009, the cross-ship ceremony for work-over support barges (COSL221, COSL222 and COSL223) was held on China Merchants Zhangzhou Development Zone. These three barges were built by Shen Zhen CMHI and designed by Whale Offshore respectively. The President Mr. Xusheng of Whale Offshore as well as relevant Leaders of COSL and CMHI has attended the ceremony.

Whale Offshore owned the priority intellectual property right of this work-over support barge type in this project. The barges are primarily for offshore drilling platforms to provide supporting services to ensure normal production at sea, besides that it will also put into operations in Indonesia.

The successful delivery ahead of schedule of this project was owed to the great supporting from the leaders and the project team of COSL and CMHI. It proved the design capacity of Whale Offshore in offshore engineering design area. And it indicated the priority production has entered into a new stage.

It was reported that COSL prepare to construct the forth work-over support barge.



Work-over Support Barge