During the last several weeks a number of charter extensions and new charters have been signed for the ISP-managed fleet.
The vessel is on charter to Siemens Wind UK as an accommodation vessel in the Irish Sea in connection with the installation of offshore wind turbines. This charter has been further extended up until March 20, 2012.
Sea Voyager has been chartered to St. Mary’s College to be used as an accommodation vessel. It is expected that redelivery will be early 2012.
For a number of years Polar Quest, Sweden, has had the Quest on summer charters, and this agreement has now been extended for an additional three summer seasons, up until and including the 2015 summer season.
Quark Expedition, Canada operates the Clipper Adventurer in Antarctica for winter seasons and this contract has now been extended up until March 2015, with further options. The vessel continues to be on summer charters to Adventure Canada and Albatros Travel.
Quark also operates the Sea Spirit in Antarctica in the winter and this contract has been extended until March 2014, with further options.
The passenger ferry Scotia Prince is on charter to Flemingo Duty Free, operating between India and Sri Lanka. This contract has been extended for an additional 12 months until May 2013.