Catering Services - Aegir
Client: Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC)
Project/Location: Offshore installation campaign for the Inpex Ichthys Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project, North West Shelf, Western Australia
Facility Name: Deepwater Construction Vessel (DCV) Aegir
Duration of Project: September 2014 – ongoing
Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC), a world leading marine contractor in the international offshore oil and gas industry, was selected to be the subcontractor for main contractor McDermott International. HMC performed all of the transportation and installation on the Ichthys project, including heavy lift, j-lay, reel-lay, pile driving, and pre-lay of the moorings.
Programmed was engaged to provide HMC with catering manning, provisions and associated catering services, as well as logistics management for the approximately 240 crew on-board their DCV Aegir.
Programmed provided a diverse variety of quality menu choices on board the Aegir DCV, including a healthy eating selection and options that were considerate of cultural sensitivities. Some meal services were made available on a 24 hour basis, 7 days per week. Key meal times were scheduled for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with two coffee breaks (termed “smoko” in Australia) per shift, during which hot and cold snack items were made available to crew.
A full and extensive cleaning, janitorial, laundry, bond store and housekeeping service was also provided. All works carried out were completed in accordance with international best practice and application of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) international food safety management and hygiene standards.
Programmed also contributed significantly to facility management on board the Aegir DCV.
In addition to the contracted service offering, PM provided other service solutions, including: