Wilson Sons Limited, through its subsidiary Wilson Sons Estaleiros Ltda, has signed a contract with Oceanpact Serviços Marítimos Ltda (Oceanpact) for the construction of four Oil Spill Recovery Vessels (OSRVs).
The four OSRVs, with recovered oil storage capacity of 1,050 m³, length of 67 meters, and beam of 14 meters are estimated to be worth around $141 million.
The vessels, slated for delivery in 2016, will be built in Wilson Sons’ Shipyard complex, in Guarujá, São Paulo.
Wilson Sons is one of Brazil’s largest providers of integrated port and maritime logistics and supply chain solutions. With a business track record of 175 years, the company has developed an extensive national network and provides a comprehensive set of services related to domestic and international trade, as well as to the oil and gas industry. Its principal operating activities are divided into: Container Terminals, Oil & Gas Terminals, Towage, Shipyards, Logistics, and Shipping Agency.
WilsonSons, December 20, 2013