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    Keppel secures bonus for delivery of Greatship’s third multi-purpose vessel

    Yard News // July 29, 2010

    Greatship Mamta was delivered on time and on budget.

    Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine), the specialised shipbuilding arm of Keppel Offshore & Marine Limited (Keppel O&M), has delivered its third multi-purpose PSV to Greatship Global Offshore Services Pte Ltd (Greatship) with a perfect safety record, meriting a bonus of US$10,000.

    Mr Hoe Eng Hock, Executive Director of Keppel Singmarine, said: “The safe and within budget delivery of Greatship Mamta is another feather in the cap for Keppel Singmarine, demonstrating our excellent construction capabilities and commitment to meet our customers’ needs.

    “This safety bonus is a boost to Keppel Singmarine and we are grateful to Greatship for its partnership and confidence in us."

    The 94m vessel is equipped with two electrically-driven 2,600wW azimuthing thrusters and three 1,050kW tunnel thrusters to achieve a DP2 dynamic positioning capability.

    Greatship Mamta is capable of supporting offshore exploration, production and subsea construction activities and was built in compliance with the new SPS Code 2008 to meet stringent standards of safety and stability.

    Keppel Singmarine is currently constructing the fourth MPSV for Greatship which is expected to be delivered in the third quarter of 2010.

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