Sub Sea Services has been awarded the contract to deliver a ROPS Termination joint for one Ultra Deepwater Drill ship.

The drillship has been awarded a drilling contract in Africa. 

The system will be fitted into a riser 3,5 Mill Lbs. riser system and ensure efficient handling of all five moonpool drape hoses.

“We will deliver the Remote Operated Pull-in System (ROPS) termination joint with a DNV Product Certification based on our detail design package,” states Engineering Team Lead, Alexander Iversen.

The complete design and fabrication work will be carried out at Sub Sea Services´ Stavanger facility and is scheduled for delivery 1st quarter 2019.

“This delivery is important for SSS and clearly prove our ROPS product is of great interest,” states Chief Commercial Officer, Jostein Kvamme. “The order can be seen as a potential turning point in an industry that have been through some challenging years.”

Sub Sea Services have seen an increase in interest for the ROPS the last few months, with a lot of active quotes in the market.

“The fact that we are able to service our customers remotely, anywhere in the world, with our experienced aftermarket team ensures a world wide market for our product,” Kvamme adds.


Read more about our ROPS system here