Recent newbuildings highlighted by brokerVessel & ROV News // July 18, 2003
Offshore Shipbrokers said Maersk Brazil (Brasmar Ltda) has placed an order with Fels Setal Group for 2 x UT745 PSVs with an option of a further two with the firm orders scheduled for delivery third quarter 2005.
China Offshore has placed an order with Wuchung in China for an AHTS of 6798 BHP withdelivery December 2003.
Esvagt A/S has placed an order at Zamakona Shipyard in Spain for two standby vessels each of45 metres. Delivery is scheduled for mid 2004.
Ultrapetrol Argentina has placed an order for four VS470 PSV at the Eisa Shipyard in Brazil and for two plus two options from a Chinese yard.
Chuan Hup has placed an order for two AHTS of 60 tonnes bollard pull at Keppel SingmarineSingapore at a cost of USD 19,000,000 for delivery in the third quarter of 2004.
The Great Eastern Shipping Company has placed an order for two AHTS at the Bharati ShipyardLtd. They are scheduled for delivery in early 2005 and will be capable of providing support for deep water drilling activities.
Swire has ordered two plus option two AHTS of the UT780 design from Labroy Batam inIndonesia. They will designated 'P' class and have 4825 BHP.