NCS Survey and InterMoor, both Acteon Companies, have awarded VERIPOS a new three-year contract for provision of GNSS positioning services.

The contract, which represents a continuation of long-term VERIPOS services provided to both companies on a worldwide basis, will be in support of their respective activities, particularly in and around North Sea and Brazilian offshore sectors. Facilities to be supplied include a full range of proprietary satellite positioning capabilities, including the company’s latest Apex2 service utilising Precise Point Positioning (PPP) methods in conjunction with both GPS and Glonass constellations.  An extensive range of modular hardware comprising versatile integrated mobile units which can be configured to accommodate a wide range of positioning solutions will also be provided together with suites of processing software for determining and validating quality control data.

Commenting on the renewed contract award, VERIPOS EVP Commercial - Richard Turner said that it was particularly satisfying to  continue supporting both InterMoor and NCS Survey, both world leaders in their respective fields, with a range of precision positioning services crucial for the success of their very specialised operations.

Chris Erni, Commercial Director at NCS Survey, commented that NCS Survey has been very pleased with the services and support provided by Veripos over a number of years, and the new contract award directly reflects this performance.

Karel Zuidweg, Survey Manager at InterMoor added that Veripos GNSS is an essential part of InterMoor’s leading rig positioning services and that the contract enables InterMoor to continue using Veripos high accuracy services on all projects worldwide.

NCS Survey is at

NCS Survey, an Acteon company and part of its marine electronics, instrumentation and survey business, provides global survey and positioning services to the offshore markets, including the upstream oil, gas and renewable energy sectors and marine and remotely operated vehicle contractors. The company has extensive international experience and is a market leader in low-logistics autonomous underwater vehicle surveys and real-time 3D subsea visualisation systems. The company’s group of highly experienced on- and offshore staff work closely with their clients to provide cost-effective, technically advanced solutions tailored to meet project requirements.

InterMoor is at

InterMoor, an Acteon company, is the leading mooring, foundations and subsea services provider delivering innovative solutions for rig moves, mooring services and offshore installation projects. We support operators and contractors worldwide with our engineering, fabrication, shore base, survey and positioning, and inspection services to truly provide customized solutions that reduce cost, time and risk.

Acteon Group is at

Acteon companies provide mooring, foundation, riser, conductor, flowline and marine electronics products and services supported by strong engineering and project management capabilities. Acteon’s companies are 2H Offshore, Aquatic, CAPE Group, Claxton, Conductor Installation Services (CIS), Fluke Engenharia, InterAct, InterMoor, Large Diameter Drilling (LDD), MENCK, Mirage Machines, NCS Survey, Offshore Installation Services (OIS), Pulse Structural Monitoring, Seatronics, Subsea Riser Products (SRP) and TEAM Energy Resources.

About subsea services

Subsea services are defined as the provision of specialist equipment, services and personnel that can operate from any fit-for-purpose vessel or platform. Acteon’s subsea services offering is unique and addresses operational requirements that support oil and gas asset owners, construction and drilling companies, and vessel owners.