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Acquire a detailed understanding of the drivers for utilization and day rate formation, as well as the demand outlook in the various segments in the asset-heavy rigs and vessels industry.

We Provide

We provide market intelligence through analytics, data, and advisory services, driven by our position monitoring of vessels through real-time data and tracking of all energy activities.

We Deliver

We deliver comprehensive and detailed coverage of all historical and upcoming projects, exploration programs and wind farm installations, which in turn drive demand for vessels.

We Collaborate

We collaborate with drillers, vessel owners, suppliers, governments, and investors in regular market discussions to understand the market outlook, business opportunities and carbon footprint.


Gain valuable insight across the asset-heavy sector of Vessels with OSVs, OCVs, offshore wind vessels and FPSOs.

Features included

  • Supply and demand for FPSOs, OSVs, Offshore construction vessels, Pipe and cablelay vessels, and IMR & O&M vessels.
  • Complete bottom-up coverage of 65,000 fields 
  • Field level breakdown of jobs and drivers for OSVs, OCVs and Wind vessels
  • Coverage of more than 2200 E&Ps and more than 500 service companies 
  • Buyers' budgets, energy service purchases, awards and suppliers' revenues

Enables you to

  • Analyse historical and future vessel demand from platforms, rigs, subsea and offshore wind installations.
  • Find IMR and O&M opportunities by exploring the installed base of various infrastructure within the offshore space.
  • Understand the demand for different components for upcoming projects in the offshore space
  • Explore upcoming developments that are not yet sanctioned

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Stay up to date on all aspects of the vessel industries through our extensive family of detailed reports and our steady flow of value-adding commentaries, along with our vast series of readymade factsheets.

Features included

  • Quarterly report covering the important trends and outlook for the offshore vessel market
  • Monthly FPSO Report – illustrating all major trends within the FPSO market  
  • Factsheets – A-Z library to assess all buyers, suppliers, rigs, owners and projects globally
  • Commentaries – covering frequent insights into the latest industry events and developments, hot topics, trends and forecasts for the respective markets 

Enables you to

  • Get a timely and comprehensive overview of the global vessel markets, powered by Rystad Energy’s databases
  • Access recent data points and key trends in the respective markets 
  • Analyze historical and forecasted supply and demand balances for vessels  
  • See the short, medium and long-term outlook for the respective markets 

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Vessel Analytics


  • Our consultants work closely with the management of some of the largest service companies across all industry segments, in support of strategy development, business planning and acquisition screening, among other assignments. As companies have moved to maximize the value creation from their current asset base, we have provided advice on reinvestment in assets (MPD, mooring), asset retirements and reactivation strategies.  
  • We are fundamentally data-driven and have, over time, built an institutional knowledge of the vessel industries and cultivated comprehensive databases that enable us to quickly conduct detailed assessments of new market scenarios and parameters. Combining our upstream database with rig, AIS and satellite data, we are able to provide detailed real-time assessments on market activity, and by tracking global activity we can quickly identify new hotspots. 
  • Our industry network enables us to collect important data points, but also to understand key qualitative aspects such as operator preferences, asset performance and quality of organizations. In soft market conditions, these factors are key to understanding the outlook for companies and the market segments. 
  • Providing key inputs to decision-makers, our detailed day rate and utilization forecasts enable investors and market participants to get a third-party assessment of their business plans.