Bristow Group awarded renewal of Norway contract


Helicopter company wins another five year contract

The Bristow Group has
announced that it has been awarded a renewal contract for work in Norway valued
in excess of US$167 million in revenue.

William E. Chiles, president
and chief executive officer said, “Our recent success in renewing this
long-term contract with a key customer reinforces our long-term commitment to
the Norwegian market. It also demonstrates that customers value our
differentiated service capabilities provided by our unique Target Zero programs
with specific delivery focus on zero accidents, zero downtime, and zero

The existing five-year
contract was extended after a bid competition for another five-year term, which
commences in early 2013, with the option to extend it for an additional three
periods of one year each. Bristow will provide two dedicated Sikorsky S-92 helicopters
operating from our Sola base in Stavanger,
beginning in March 2013.