Brodospas orders two AHTS at DamenVessel & ROV News // May 29, 2007
Brodospas has ordered two Damen 6315 AHTS.
Following the successful delivery of the Damen Fast Crew Supplier 3507, Silni, Brodospas has ordered two Damen 6315 anchor handlers from Damen.
Construction will take place at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania and the delivery of both vessels is scheduled for 2009.
The newly ordered vessels will boost the fleet renewal programme which started with Silni. The vessels will be deployed worldwide, although it is most likely that they will work in the Mediterranean to start with.
The AHTS 6315 is one of the latest designs in the Damen Offshore Series. The Offshore Series include both AHTS and PSV type of vessels covering a bollard pull range from 80 to 160 ton (AHTS) and a deadweight range varying from 2,000 to 4,500 ton (PSV).
The Brodospas vessels will be 64.00m overall with a breadth of 15.00m, draft of 5.00m, speed of 15 knots, bollard pull of 120 tons, and deadweight of approximately 1,525 tons.
The vessels will be classed by Bureau Veritas and the Croatian Register. The notation includes FiFi-1 and DP-2.