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2014-03-24 16:20:13

PARIS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At its meeting of March 21, 2014, the Board of Directors of BOURBON noted JACCAR Holding's proposed bid for shares of BOURBON. It decided to appoint a committee of 4 independent Group directors (Agnes Pannier-Runacher, Guy Dupont, Philippe Sautter and Mahmud Tukur) in order to examine this project ; this committee will solicit proper consultation in undertaking this review. The Board will make a decision on the basis of their...

2014-03-17 04:21:07

PARIS and LUXEMBOURG, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BOURBON has been informed of a proposed bid for its shares at a price of 24 euros per share, announced March 16, 2014 by its main shareholder, JACCAR Holdings. This offer is conditional upon obtaining 50.1% of the capital and bank financing. This offer would allow JACCAR Holdings to strengthen its position in BOURBON's share capital and provide liquidity to shareholders. JACCAR Holdings has indicated that they do...

2013-12-05 12:21:04

Reappointment of Christian Lefèvre, Gaël Bodénès and Laurent Renard as Executive members PARIS, December 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of BOURBON on its December 2, 2013 meeting, has decided, following the recommendation of the Nominating, Compensation and Governance Committee, to reappoint Christian Lefevre as Chief Executive Officer from January 1, 2014 for a 3 year period. Christian Lefevre is also serving as Board Member. On proposal of the Chief...

2013-11-15 00:20:20

BOURBON Continues its Policy of Modernizing and Standardizing its Fleet by the Sale of Two Vessels for US$130 Million, Generating Capital Gains of Approximately US$63 Million PARIS, November 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BOURBON announces the sale of the Bourbon Surf and Bourbon Borgstein, two large 10-year old Norwegian built AHTS (Anchor Handling Tug Supply) vessels for a total amount of US$130 million, generating a total capital gain of approximately US$63 million. BOURBON...

2013-09-04 00:20:10

PARIS, September 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Update on the "Transforming for beyond" action plan The first 9 vessels are sold and bareboat chartered Following the transfer of ownership of the first 9 vessels to the Chinese company ICBC Financial Leasing ("ICBCL") as part of a 51 vessel sale and bareboat commitment and the payment of US$144 million, BOURBON announces that the ten-year bareboat charter period of those 9 vessels by...

2013-05-02 00:20:21

PARIS, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenues up 13.4% vs. 1st quarter 2012 And stable compared with 4th quarter 2012 due to seasonal effects "In a favorable context for the oil & gas and related services industry, BOURBON is continuing to grow. Daily rates for vessels with contracts renewals continue trending upwards," says Christian Lefevre, Chief Executive Officer of BOURBON. "In the first quarter, BOURBON took delivery of 4...

2013-04-09 12:22:49

PARIS, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Main Resolutions Passed by the Board to Date Will be Submitted to the General Shareholder Meeting to be Held on May 28, 2013 At its meeting of April 9, 2013, the BOURBON's Board of Directors decided to seek approval from shareholders on the following resolutions to the combined General Shareholder Meeting which will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2013: The distribution of a dividend of EUR0.82 per share, equivalent to that paid in 2012 As of the stock...

2013-04-09 12:21:36

PARIS, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rolling out "TRANSFORMING FOR BEYOND" BOURBON and ICBC Financial Leasing (China) signed an operating lease Framework agreement for up to US$1.5 billion corresponding to the sale and bareboat charter back for 10 years of up to 51 vessels BOURBON is rolling out a transformation plan for its future growth. As part of...

2013-02-26 16:20:23

PARIS, February 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BOURBON Takes Delivery of the Bourbon Evolution 803, the 3rd Vessel in the 1st Large IMR Series for the Offshore Industry A series of vessels designed to operate in complete safety at depths of 3000 meters. The first two sisterships already operate in West Africa. Resource exploration is going into increasingly deep waters and the new milestone for oil and gas marine industry operations is now at 2,500 to 3,000 meters. To...

2013-02-06 00:20:53

PARIS, February 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong growth in 2012 2012 revenues: up 17.7% to 1.187 billion euros 4th quarter 2012 revenues up 14.5% "In a favorable oil and gas services market, BOURBON's growth is in line with the BOURBON 2015 Leadership Strategy plan. Average daily rates are still in a suitable range," says BOURBON's Chief Executive Officer Christian Lefevre. "Our...