Skipsteknisk-designed construction vessel delivered to COSLVessel & ROV News // November 25, 2016
The naming ceremony of the last of two offshore construction vessels for COSL Geo took place in Guangzhou, China at the end of October 2016. The vessel, Hai Yang Shi You 702, has now been handed over to the owner by Huangpu Shipyard. The vessel was the sixth designed by Skipsteknisk in Norway for the Chinese owner.
The ST-259 is a DP3 offshore construction vessel with main dimensions 124.5m x 25m. The ST-259 has a complement for 120 people, a deck area of approximately 1,560m2 and is fitted with a 250 tonne subsea crane and a 25 tonne crane and two work-class ROVs, which are launched over the side.
Hai Yang Shi You 702 will mainly work in the South China Sea but is also intended for worldwide duties if required.