Vidar Viking Extended at Sakhalin

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Vidar Viking operating in 2014 at the Piltun-Astokhskoye-B (PA-B), the largest platform of the Sakhalin-2 project, screen shot via YouTube

Viking Supply Ships reports today their 200 ton bollard pull anchor handler Vidar Viking has had its contract with Sakhalin Energy extended until the end of July 2016, plus a six month extension option.

The vessel is currently conducting ice management and supply operations at the Sakhalin-2 project in the Okhotsk Sea off Russia.

Viking Supply Ships says the new contract, including options is valued at approximately USD $45 million.