PRESS RELEASE 28 November 2014

Østensjø Rederi has been awarded the tugboat contract at Sture terminal for Statoil ASA. The contract includes three tugboats and two mooring boats. 

Startup of the contract at Sture is set to December 2016, and the duration of the contract is eight years plus seven optional years. Østensjø Rederi has delivered tug services to the Sture terminal for several years. This award confirm that the company will continue this delivery by providing three existing tugs and two new mooring launches with a bollard pull of 5 tons.The contract will secure the job for 28 full-time employees.

Østensjø Rederi is very pleased with this award and are proud to still be a preferred partner for Statoil in competition with national and international operators”, says COO of Østensjø Rederi, Kenneth Walland.