Source - LSE Regulatory
RNS Number : 7425D
Gulf Marine Services PLC
01 July 2021
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

1 July 2021

 

Gulf Marine Services PLC

('Gulf Marine Services', 'GMS', the 'Company' or the 'Group')

 

DIRECTORS/PDMR SHAREHOLDINGS

Share Purchase by a Director

 

The Company was notified on 30 June 2021 that, on the same day, Mansour Al Alami, the Executive Chairman of the Company, bought 600,000 Gulf Marine Services plc ordinary shares ("Shares") at a purchase price of £0.031 per Share. The Shares were purchased on the open market.

 

Following this transaction, Mansour Al Alami holds 600,000 Shares, representing 0.06% of the issued share capital of the Company.

 

Enquiries:

Gulf Marine Services PLC

Mansour Al Alami

Executive Chairman

 

Tel: +44 (0)20 7603 1515

 

Celicourt Communications

Mark Antelme / Philip Dennis

Tel: +44 (0) 20 8434 2754

 

Notes to Editors:

Gulf Marine Services PLC, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange, was founded in Abu Dhabi in 1977 and has become a world leading provider of advanced self-propelled self-elevating support vessels (SESVs).  The fleet serves the oil, gas and renewable energy industries from its offices in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.  The Group's assets are capable of serving clients' requirements across the globe, including those in the Middle East, South East Asia, West Africa, North America, the Gulf of Mexico and Europe.

 

The GMS fleet of 13 SESVs is amongst the youngest in the industry, with an average age of eight years. The vessels support GMS's clients in a broad range of offshore oil and gas platform refurbishment and maintenance activities, well intervention work and offshore wind turbine maintenance work (which are opex-led activities), as well as offshore oil and gas platform installation and decommissioning and offshore wind turbine installation (which are capex-led activities).

 

The SESVs are categorised by size - K-Class (Small), S-Class (Mid) and E-Class (Large) - with these capable of operating in water depths of 45m to 80m depending on leg length.  The vessels are four-legged and are self-propelled, which means they do not require tugs or similar support vessels for moves between locations in the field; this makes them significantly more cost-effective and time-efficient than conventional offshore support vessels without self-propulsion. They have a large deck space, crane capacity and accommodation facilities (for up to 300 people) that can be adapted to the requirements of the Group's clients.

 

Gulf Marine Services PLC's Legal Entity Identifier is 213800IGS2QE89SAJF77

www.gmsplc.com

 

Disclaimer

The content of the Gulf Marine Services PLC website should not be considered to form a part of or be incorporated into this announcement.

 


Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities


Name

MANSOUR AL ALAMI


Reason for the notification


Position/status

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN


Initial notification /Amendment

INITIAL NOTIFICATION


Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor


Name

GULF MARINE SERVICES PLC


LEI

213800IGS2QE89SAJF77


Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted


Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

ORDINARY SHARES OF £0.02 EACH

 

GB00BJVWTM27


Nature of the transaction

 

Acquisition of shares


Price(s) and volume(s)

 

Price(s)

Volume(s)

£0.031

600,000


Aggregated information

 - Aggregated volume

 

- Price

 

 

600,000

£18,600


Date of the transaction

30/06/2021


Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange, XLON

 

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