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    Keppel Singmarine delivers multi-purpose ice-class vessel

    Vessel & ROV News // December 19, 2017

    Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd has delivered a multi-purpose ice-class vessel to New Orient Marine Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Luxembourg-based Maritime Construction Services SA. The vessel is named Everest.

    Built to a proprietary design from Keppel O&M's ship design and development arm, Marine Technology Development (MTD), Everest can operate in ambient temperature as low as minus 30 degree Celsius.

    It will have an Ice Class Arc 5 notation, Class 3 dynamic positioning and the ability to navigate in ice of up to 1m thick.

    Everest's versatility allows it to carry out subsea repair and construction activities at a depth of up to 3,000m, along with well intervention and diving support services with an 18-man twin-bell system.

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