Seaway Heavy Lifting takes delivery of Oleg StrashnovVessel & ROV News // April 1, 2011
Oleg Strashnov's first project will be in the offshore windfarm market.
Seaway Heavy Lifting took delivery of the newbuild DP3 crane vessel Oleg Strashnov on 31 March.
In the last two weeks sea trials and test lifts were successfully completed. DNV witnessed the 5,500 tonne overload test. Earlier this month the 800 tonne auxiliary hook and 200 tonne whiphoist were already successfully tested. The vessel has a sailing speed of 14 knots.
Oleg Strashnov is scheduled to start its first project, the installation of the Sheringham Shoal Windfarm monopile foundation structures, transition pieces and substation decks, in April 2011.
She is then scheduled to install the Clipper deck later this summer.