Swire confirms new order at USCVessel & ROV News // June 29, 2012
Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) has confirmed that it has orderedásix high-specification 3,700 dwt PSVs (with options for a further four vessels) from Universal Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) in Japan.
The vessels will be built at USC's Keihin Shipyard and be delivered progressively from the third quarter ofá2014.
The orders follow-on from an order for four 5000 dwt PSVs from USC in late 2011.
Mr Neil Glenn, Managing Director of Swire Pacific Offshore, said: "We are delighted to announce this additional PSV order with USC.
"SPO now has 29 vessels on order and will have one of the youngest, most technologically advanced and reliable fleets in the industry - ensuring we are well aligned with the future demands of our customers."