CTC Marine Projects mobilises Volantis to Far EastVessel & ROV News // August 18, 2011
CTC Marine Projects, Ltd, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding, has announced that the multi-role construction vessel Volantis, part of CTC’s fleet of subsea equipment, has arrived in the Far East for the first time since it commenced operation in 2008.
The vessel is equipped with the world’s most powerful jet trenching ROV, the UT-1 Ultra Trencher.
The innovative spread, which has an impressive track record from operation in Europe and North Africa, will be used to complete trenching activity on the Jeju Island project in South Korea for client KT Submarine.
Volantis has joined Maersk Responder, which is currently laying the two 105km HVDC power cable bundles between Jeju Island and Jindo Island prior to the jet trenching using UT-1.