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    Adams Challenge delivered by Astilleros Balenciaga

    Vessel & ROV News // April 3, 2009

    Adams Challenge has a 12-man SAT system.

    The dive support vessel Adams Challenge was recently delivered by Asteilleros Balenciaga shipyard in Spain to Adams Offshore.

    The vessel is the fourth vessel built by the yard for Adams Offhsore (UK) Ltd.

    Adams Challenge is also Balenciaga's largest and most complex delivery for the offshore support vessel market, a field in which the shipyard has gaining an excellent reputation over the last decade.

    Adams Challenge is 85.74m overall and has diesel electric machinery. She bears the class notation ABS, +A1, circle E + AMS +DPS2, Survey/Diving/ROV Support Vessel, Unrestricted Service, Special Purpose Ship

    She will be engaged in underwater surveying, pipeline construction and maintenance tasks by means of divers and ROVs.

    In addition, Adams Challenge is fitted with a 12-man SAT dive system rated to a water depth of 300m.

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