HOUSTON, March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —
|WHAT:||International business and trade media are invited to tour McDermott’s new flagship, the derrick lay vessel DLV 2000, and interview members of the McDermott leadership team in advance of its formal naming ceremony the following day.|
|WHO:||McDermott (NYSE:MDR) is a leading provider of integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services for offshore and subsea field developments worldwide, offering financial strength through diversity. We deliver fixed and floating production facilities, pipelines and subsea systems from concept to commissioning to help oil companies safely produce and transport hydrocarbons.|
|David Dickson, President & Chief Executive Officer|
|Stuart A. Spence, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer|
|Hugh Cuthbertson, Vice President, Asia Area|
|WHEN:||Wednesday, April 13, 2016|
|90-minute Press briefing followed by vessel walking tour and light refreshments|
|Advance notification for video/still photography required for Security review|
|LOCALE:||Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd|
|(A member of the Keppel Group)|
|15 Benoi Road Singapore 629888|
|Tel: (65) 6861 6622|
In a lower-for-longer world of oil prices and reduced deepwater exploration, McDermott is positioning itself for the global energy recovery with the company’s new flagship, DLV 2000.
The DLV 2000 will add high-end capabilities and versatility to McDermott’s global fleet by utilizing a single vessel on projects requiring a combination of pipelay, heavy lift and deck space for structures and offshore workforce accommodation that would normally be executed by multiple vessels. Expectations are high for the DLV 2000 as a key asset for field development in remote locations through its combination of versatile construction capabilities and fast transit speed.
To RSVP or for additional information, contact:
Richard Goins, Director, Global Communications (Houston) at +1 281 798 6809 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Juliana Tan, Area Communications, Asia (Singapore) at +65 9782 3845 or email@example.com
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