Piranema Spirit was originally built, owned and operated by Sevan Marine ASA. The vessel, and its operation, was acquired by Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. in 2011.
The hull was constructed by CIMC Raffles in China. The topside process modules were fabricated in Europe and integration was completed by Damen Verolme in Rotterdam.
Piranema Spirit has been in operation since 2008.