Sparrows Group seals new inspection contract with Stena Drilling

Sparrows OptiLift Motion Reporter being used to transfer cargo from supply vessel to FPSO.Sparrows Group has been awarded a 20-month inspection services contract to cover Stena Drilling’s global fleet of drilling vessels.

The agreement will see Sparrows Group deliver LOLER lifting gear surveys, potential dropped objects surveys, cargo carrying unit and non-destructive testing inspections as well as rig specific maintenance.

Sparrows Group had previously held a similar contract with Stena for an eight-year period.

Stewart Mitchell, Chief Executive, said: “Over the years we have developed a strong relationship with Stena and we are delighted to now be working with them again. It is encouraging to see that they are committed to ensuring safety and integrity across their global fleet.

In March, Sparrows won a five-year contract in the North Sea with Statoil to deliver cranes and maintenance services at the Mariner development.

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