Wilson seals PSV deal

Brazil's Wilson Sons has won a deal to build two platform supply ships (PSVs) for charter to Petrobras.

The company said the contract is part of the oil major's sixth tender round for vessels.

Its joint venture Wilson Sons Ultratug Offshore (WSUT) will operate the 4,500-dwt ships for six years, with an option for another six

They will be built at Wilson's own shipyard in Guaruja for delivery in 2017.

WSUT operates nine support ships for Petrobras already.