Advertisement

CONTAINER SHIPS: Newbuilds for OOCL

On 18 January Damen Shipyard Galati (Romania) launched the 80.1m World Diamond, the first of six fully-equipped Platform Supply Vessels for Norwegian offshore company World Wide Supply. The PSV 3300 series is part of Damen’s newly designed range of platform suppliers. Like the other five ships, World Diamond was built and completed in Galati in cooperation with Damen Shipyards Gorinchem (The Netherlands).

The new vessel will transport a variety of cargoes and crews to and from offshore drilling rigs and production platforms in support of hydro-carbon exploration and production activities. The PSV 3300, which has a speed of 13.7 knots, can also carry conventional containers on deck. With its hull shape, coatings, oil tanks, recovery of waste heat and engine emissions, the PSV 3300 CD fulfils the latest Environmental Protection standards of the major classification societies.

Ships Montly - January 2024

Ships Monthly July issue out now

SHIPS MONTHLY July 2024 The July 2024 issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and is packed with all the usual news and outstanding articles...
Advertisement

Related articles

Ships Monthly July issue out now

SHIPS MONTHLY July 2024 The July 2024 issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and is packed with all...

LNG newbuilding values at record high

The number of LNG newbuilding orders has more than doubled from the same period last year when 34...

Two Easymax vessels to be named for Royal Wagenborg

During the seventh edition of Delfsail, HM Queen Máxima will christen two Easymax vessels of Royal Wagenborg. The...

Multipurpose cargo vessel handed over to Vertom Group

Thecla Bodewes Shipyards has delivered another multipurpose (MPP) dry cargo vessel to the Vertom Group. The yard has...