Well intervention vessel launched at IHC MerwedeVessel & ROV News // June 2, 2008
IHC Merwede's shipyard at Krimpen aan den IJssel in The Netherlands launched the well intervention/dive support/offshore construction vessel Well Enhancer on May 31st 2008.
The vessel is under construction for Helix Energy Solutions Group, in Houston, Texas, and will be operated by Helix Energy Solutions' Well Ops subsidiary.
The design of Well Enhancer is based on the successful IHC Merwede Type 22 series, which has been further enhanced in close co-operation with Helix Energy Solutions.
Well Enhancer will be a fully dynamically positioned well intervention/DSV/OCV, intended for operations worldwide.