Petrobras has awarded the Brazilian built PLSV, Skandi Vitória, a contract of 532 days.
The contract will commence in January.
The vessel is owned through a joint venture with Technip.
Skandi Vitória is the first pipe-lay vessel built in Brazil, equipped with vertical and horizontal pipe-lay systems, a 250 mt crane and 2 ROVs.
The vessel is capable of operating in water depths up to 3,000 meters.
"Mons Aase states that he is very pleased with this contract award, which confirms the DOF Group's strong position in the South America region".