North Promise delivered to Gulf OffshoreVessel & ROV News // October 5, 2007
Gulf Offshore’s latest PSV was delivered by Soviknes shipyard in Norway in mid September.
Seabrokers Group said the Aker 09 DE PSV was christened North Promise in a ceremony held at the Seven Sisters in the Geirangerfjorden of Norway.
The DP I vessel has around 1,000m2 of deck area and extensive underdecks which will be put to good use by Conocophilips in a five year firm contract.
Said Seabrokers: "Conocophilips will also benefit from the excellent fuel economy provided by the diesel electric propulsion system which pump out 10,700bhp. Other details include a LOA of 86.6m, a breadth (moulded) of 19m and a deadweight of 4,850 tons."