NorSkan Offshore takes delivery of latest newbuildVessel & ROV News // September 7, 2006
Seabrokers reports that NorSkan Offshore in Brazil was due to take delivery of its latest Brazilian newbuilding, Norskan Botafogo, on September 5th.
The ship is a UT 722L anchor handler with 18,000bhp, and is the fifth newbuilding for NorSkan Offshore in Brazil and the first of a series of three anchor handlers built on speculation for the local market.
Seabrokers noted that NorSkan Botafogo will go on contract with Petrobras from delivery. The next vessel to be delivered
towards the end of the year has also been awarded a contract with Petrobras while the third is uncommitted.