Maersk Supply Service awarded long-term AHTS contract in Australia

Maersk Mariner Image: MarineTraffic.com/Hans Fairhurst Maersk Mariner

Maersk Supply Service has been awarded a contract with Chevron Australia which will see two of its newest anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessels support the Chevron-operated Gorgon Stage Two drilling programme.

Maersk Mariner (pictured) and Maersk Master will provide towing, anchor handling, supply, and WROV services for the programme in the Northwest Shelf of Western Australia starting in the second quarter of 2019.

Maersk Mariner and Maersk Master have been working in Western Australia since September 2017 and March 2018, respectively, where they will remain until the contract commences.

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