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    McDermott’s DLV named at Keppel

    Vessel & ROV News // April 18, 2016

    McDermott International has formally named its Derrick Lay Vessel 2000 (DLV 2000) at a ceremony at Keppel Singmarine Shipyard in Singapore. 

    DLV 2000 is a class 3 dynamically positioned vessel combining a 2,200 tonne revolving crane with a deepwater under deck S-lay pipelay system configured to install pipelines with diameters ranging from 4.5 to 60 inches in water depths up to 10,000ft.

    The vessel can accommodate up to 400 personnel to facilitate large hook-up and commissioning projects, has a fast transit speed and incorporates a large, 43,000 square foot open deck to allow the transportation and assembly of large subsea structures; enabling safe and efficient stand-alone operations in remote areas.

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