Volstad Shipping has announced today they have secured the required financing to execute the previously announced construction contract for a new 128-meter offshore construction and subsea IMR vessel at Tersan shipyard in Turkey. The vessel is a Skipsteknisk ST-259 design and will be built at a total contract value of approximately USD $130 million.
Volstad notes that this new DP-3 equipped vessel is designed for arctic use and includes ROV moonpools, de- icing as well as a 300 ton offshore crane and accommodations for 120.
|Length over all||127.75 m|
|Length between p.p.||114.60 m|
|Breadth moulded||25.00 m|
|Depth to 2nd deck||10.80 m|
|Max draft||approx. 7.50 m|
|DWT at SWL / 7.50 m||approx. 7500 tons|
|Deck area aft of hangar||1650 m2|
Vessel delivery is planed for Q4 2015.