Oslo: DOF Subsea has declared its first of five one-month options on multipurpose subsea construction vessel Polar King (4,100dwt, built 2011).
The vessel, owned by GC Rieber Shipping, was originally chartered to DOF Subsea in March for a fixed period of 100 days. The contract, which commenced in April, included five additional one month options.
The new option is effective in the second half of July, and DOF Subsea now has four options remaining.
Prior to being chartered to DOF, the Polar King had undergone upgrade works at Noryards.