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    Krúnborg Offshore newbuild launched at Simek

    Yard News // April 15, 2014

    Simek shipyard in Norway has launched yard number 127, a newbuild PSV for Krúnborg Offshore.

    The vessel will now be outfitted and completed before sea trials and delivery in May 2014. The vessel is an 85.45m long subsea vessel of MM85 MSV design. 
     
    The vessel was designed by Multi Maritime in Fřrde and is a development of two existing vessels the company has taken delivery of from another Norwegian shipyard. The ship will be able to perform subsea operations worldwide.

    The newbuilding will have a diesel-electric propulsion system with four generators with approximately 6,490kW which will supply power to two electrically-powered propellers, each of 1,600kW. The vessel will have a speed of approximately 14.5 knots.

    Krúnborg Offshore is a new company established by Simon Mřkster Rederi and P/f Krúnborg. P/f Krůnborg was founded in 1964. Its core businesses were shipping and fishing. In 2006, the company sold its fishing vessels and went into other investments, including the offshore industry.

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