Gulf Offshore newbuilds named at RemontowaYard News // August 8, 2013
Remontowa Shipyard in Poland held a naming ceremony on July 6 for newbuild Gulf Offshore PSVs Highland Defender and Highland Chieftain.
Seabrokers reports that Highland Defender has now entered service and is working in the North Sea spot market, with Highland Chieftain to follow suit in the near future.
Highland Defender is an MMC 887 CD design PSV with a clear deck area of more than 1,000mē and a deadweight of more than 5,000 tonness. The DP2 vessel has an accommodation capacity for 26 persons.
Highland Chieftain is a slightly smaller unit, built to the MMC 879 CD design.