Gulmar comfirms details of new vesselsVessel & ROV News // July 10, 2007
Jean Michel Tissier, Managing Director of Gulmar Offshore Middle East LLC in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, has confirmed details of the company's recent order for a pair of MT 6022 XL Dive Support Vessels (DSVs).
Said Mr Tissier: "Gulmar has placed order for two dive support vessels of 115m x 22m x 7m, with 18-man built-in saturation system with two diving bells of three-men each, two hyperbaric life boats, a subsea crane of 140 tonnes, heave compensated, with 2,000m cable, a subsea crane of 48 tonnes, one ROV of 200hp rated for 3,000m and accommodation for 120 persons."
The DNV-classed will be delivered in the fourth quarter of 2009.
"These two vessels are the latest generation of multi-purpose DSV they are built taking the latest maritime rules and diving regulations," said Mr Tissier.
"These vessels will reinforce Gulmar's fleet and development strategy to become one of the key players in the offshore market," he concluded.