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Vroon introduces subsea newbuildings

Release time:2014-07-23 Source:

    Vroon Offshore Services made a video promoting their upcoming subsea-support vessel newbuildings ‘VOS Sugar’ and ‘VOS Star’. Both vessels are being built at Fujian Southeast Shipyard, China, and are due for delivery in 2015.

   The Dutch flagged vessels will be homeported in Breskens. Constructed under survey to ABS, the vessels will measure 68.04 metres in length overall, with beams of 14.95 metres, depths of 6.1 metres and summer draughts of five metres.
With accommodation for 49 personnel, the 1,630DWT vessels will have a gross tonnage of 2,054GRT, a clear deck area of 485m2, cargo capacity for 350 tonnes of cargo and a 14.4m2 moon pool.

    Powered by two 1,920kW engines, each DP2-rated vessel will also have a top speed of 13.5 knots and a cruising speed of 11.5 knots.(