Rosetti Marino delivers Highland KnightYard News // October 29, 2013
On 19 October, Rosetti Marino in Ravenna, Italy delivered the PSV Highland Knight to Gulf Offshore North Sea Ltd in Aberdeen.
The PSV was built at Rosetti Marino’s San Vitale Shipyard and it is the first of the two sister ships which were ordered in October 2011.
Gulf Offshore North Sea Ltd is a subsidiary of GulfMark Offshore in Houston. Highland Knight has a length of 75m, breadth of 16m and a deadweight of in excess of 3,000 tonnes.
The propulsors take the form of two variable pitch propellers, each with a diameter of approximately 3m and set at the end of shafts driven by two General Electric diesel engines producing a total power of 5,580kW.