BRIEF-Dof ASA: Norskan Offshore sells 5 ships operating in Brazil

martes 17 de febrero de 2015 03:39 GYT

Feb 17 (Reuters) - Dof ASA :

* Sale of 5 ships in Brazil

* Says Dof's subsidiary Norskan Offshore in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, has entered into an agreement for sale of 5 ships operating in Brazil

* Says two of vessels, Skandi Leblon and Skandi Flamengo have firm contracts up for renewal in 2015

* Dof has still a market risk related to renewal of these two charter contracts

* Says sale will release about 500 million Norwegian crowns ($66.20 million) of free liquidity to shipowning companies on redemption of loans

* Says delivery of ships is planned to take place in period ultimo February to April Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ($1 = 7.5530 Norwegian crowns) (Gdynia Newsroom)