Patrice Tide soldVessel & ROV News // December 17, 2014
Marcon International has announced that Tidewater Marine International has sold their 41.2m x 8.2m x 3.5m depth/2.38m draft, high-speed, aluminum crew/supply vessel Patrice Tide to private European operators.
Built by Breaux Brothers Enterprises of Loreauville, Louisiana in 2002, the vessel is powered by four 1,007bkW Cummins KTA 38M2 diesels totaling 5,400 bhp.
The vessel has a deck cargo capacity of approximately 182.9 tonnes o a 22.9m x 7.0m, 1.9t/m2 clear deck aft and accommodation for a total of 72 persons on board. The vessel is classed ABS + A1, HSC Crewboat + AMS, Unrestricted Service through March 2017.
Patrice Tide had been working in Angola, West Africa for Sonatide Marine Services Ltd. of Angola and was lying in Walvis Bay, Namibia at the time of sale.