Carnegie acted as adviser to DeepOcean ASA in the cash offer from Trico Marine, through a fully owned subsidiary. DeepOcean is a recognized market leader in the provision of high quality inspection, maintenance and repair, construction support and subsea intervention services. It is also a leading independent supplier of subsea trenching and cable laying services. Trico is a leading provider of marine support vessels to the offshore oil and gas industry, operating primarily in international markets, with operations in the North Sea, West Africa, Mexico, Brazil and Southeast Asia, as well as in the Gulf of Mexico. June, 2008.