Singapore: Offshore builder Vard Holdings has secured a new contract for the design and construction of a platform supply vessel (PSV) for Carlotta Offshore to be built at its Vietnam yard.
The vessel is a multifunctional PSV of VARD 1 08 design with a total length of 81 m, beam of 18 m and a cargo deck area of 830 sq m. The vessel of approximately 4,000 dwt will be prepared for standby, rescue, firefighting and oil recovery operations.
Delivery is scheduled from Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam in the second quarter of 2015. This is the second time Carlotta has ordered at the yard, which used to be controlled by Aker and then STX. [12/02/14]