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    Another vessel for Bibby Offshore

    Vessel & ROV News // August 17, 2006

    Bibby Offshore already operates the DSV Bibby Sapphire.

    Seabrokers has confirmed that Aberdeen-based subsea contractor Bibby Offshore Ltd is to build their second newbuild diving support vessel.

    The vessel will be named the Bibby Topaz and will be built in Norway with delivery expected in July next year.

    The main details include an LOA of 107m, a twin diving bell, 18
    man dive system rated to 300m water depth, heave compensated 150 tonne crane, accommodation for 106 persons and a working deck area of 1,000m2.

    Although the vessel will be targeted at the North Sea market, it will be capable of operating worldwide.

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