Helix Energy Solutions 8-K 2016
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 25, 2016 (January 19, 2016)
Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc., a Minnesota corporation (“Helix”), as borrower, and Bank of America, N.A., as administrative agent, swing line lender and letters of credit issuer, together with the other lenders party to the Credit Agreement (as defined below) have entered into Amendment No. 2 to the Credit Agreement, dated as of January 19, 2016 (the “Second Amendment”), which amends the existing Credit Agreement dated as of June 19, 2013 as amended by Amendment No. 1 thereto dated as of May 13, 2015 (together, the “Credit Agreement”).
The Second Amendment permits under the Credit Agreement the sale and leaseback of an office and industrial facility known as Helix House, Kirkton Drive, Dyce, Aberdeen, by Helix Well Ops (UK) Limited, as seller and tenant, and Aberdeen Helix House Property Limited Partnership Inc., as purchaser and landlord. The sale and leaseback transaction is expected to close in the next few days with a sales price of approximately £7,650,000 (approximately $11 million).
The description of the Second Amendment contained in this Form 8-K does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Second Amendment, incorporated herein by reference from Exhibit 4.1 hereof.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: January 25, 2016
Index to Exhibits