Broker reviews latest round of newbuildingsVessel & ROV News // September 17, 2004
Island Offshore has ordered a PSV of the UT745E design from Kleven Maritime for delivery April 2005.
Portosalvo has ordered a PSV of the UT755L from Simek A/S for delivery April 2005.
The Great Eastern Shipping Company has placed an order with Bharati Shipyard in India for two AHTS each of 80 tonnes bollard pull. The vessels will be delivered first and second quarters of 2006.
Solstad is to build a PSV of the P105 design from Merwede Shipyard at a cost of Euros 24,500,000. Delivery will be September 2005.
Solstad and SBM have formed a JV to build a large construction vessel from Ulstein Verft at a cost of about US$100,000,000 with delivery January 2006. The vessel is fixed for 200 days per year for 8/20 years to SBM. The vessel will have DP3, 250 tonnes crane as well as a 250 tonnes 'A' frame.
Simon Mokster Shipping A/S is to build a PSV of the MT6000 Mark 2 design at Aker Yards for delivery second quarter of 2005. DOF is to build a PSV of the MT6000 design for delivery June 2005. A further PSV of the MT6009 design has been ordered from Aker Brattvaag for delivery second half of 2005.
Smit Transport has declared its option at Keppel Singmarine for an AHTS of 120 tonnes bollard pull for delivery July 2006.Augustea Offshore has ordered a PSV of the UT755L from Aker Promar Brazil. Delivery will be in late 2005.
Seaways International has ordered an AHTS of 7400BHP from Dubai drydocks for delivery in the early part of 2005.