ST Engineering US yard to build PSVYard News // April 4, 2007
ST Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) has announced that its US shipyard, VT Halter Marine, has secured a contract to build a PSV for an undisclosed interest.
The vessel, which includes owner furnished equipment, is valued at US$23.5 million and construction is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2007, with delivery planned for the fourth quarter of 2008.
The PSV, which measures some 285ft x 64ft x 24ft, is designed for a deepwater working environment. The completed vessel will accommodate 3,500LT of deck cargo as well as large amounts of drilling fluids, diesel fuel and fresh water.