Neptune Marine Services (ASX:NMS) sells key operating subsidiaries to MMA Offshore (ASX:MRM)

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by Rachael Jones

Small cap oil and gas service provider Neptune Marine Services (ASX:NMS) is pleased to announce that it has completed the sale of its key operating subsidiaries to vessel provider MMA Offshore (ASX:MRM).

The purchase consideration received comprised a payment of $5.0 million in cash and the balance in the form of 67,655,000 MMA fully paid ordinary shares at an issue price of $0.20 per share, representing 7.3 per cent of the enlarged issued capital in MMA.

Combining MMA’s vessel assets with Neptune’s subsea equipment and technical expertise will result in a stronger service offering.

Shares in MMA Offshore (ASX:MRM) closed 2.78 per cent higher at $0.19 yesterday.