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    Aker Yards to build AHTS for DOF

    Vessel & ROV News // March 6, 2007

    DOF has ordered two AH 04 AHTS from Aker Yards.

    Aker Yards has entered into a contract with DOF ASA for the construction of two AHTS vessels, and an option to build another two vessels.

    The value of the contract is approximately NKr 750 million per vessel.

    The vessels are based on the Aker AH 04 design and delivery is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2009 and second quarter of 2010.

    The vessels will have a bollard pull in excess of 300 tons, and will be outfitted with a triple drum winch of 500 tons. Accommodation is planned for 90 persons.

    The hulls for the vessels will be built at Aker Yards, Tulcea in Romania and outfitted at Aker Yards in Norway.
     

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