Polish newbuild for Gulf OffshoreVessel & ROV News // August 10, 2010
Seabrokers reports that Polandís Remontowa shipyard has delivered the 10,000 bhp/120 tonnes bollard pull AHTS Sea Valiant.
The 70m vessel features DP2, FiFi 1, 440m2 clear deck with provision below deck for the carriage of potable and drill water, fuel, mud and dry bulk.
Anchor handling equipment comprises a 400 tonnes brake double drum A/H towing winch, 2 x SWL 300 tonne Karm forks, 4 x SWL 160 tonne towing pins plus 2 x 80m3
Good manouverability is afforded by 2 x 800 bhp bow thrusters an 800 bhp stern thruster, plus high lift rudders.
Sea Valiant briefly played the North Sea spot market, before proceeding to SE Asia where it is understood the vessel has a term contract.
At the end of July Remontowa delivered a sister vessel, Sea Victor which also proceeded to SE Asia and is likewise believed to have secured long term employment.