Technip Introduces New Vessel

Technip has introduced its latest newbuild, the diving support vessel (DSV) Deep Explorer, which was officially named November 12 in Norway.

The vessel hull was built by the Vard Tulcea shipyard in Romania, then towed to Vard Langsten in Norway for equipment outfitting and commissioning. The vessel features a 24-man twin bell saturated dive system rated to 1,148 feet. Deep Explorer is purpose-designed and certified for subsea projects in the North Sea Canada market, according to Technip. The vessel will commence operational duties in 2017.

“This event marks an important milestone in this three-year project to design, build and deliver this impressive fantastic new ship,” Bruno Faure, Technip’s senior vice president for subsea projects and operations, said.

“We are proud to welcome the Deep Explorer, an impressive key asset for the Technip fleet and for our clients. My sincere thanks to all those in Technip and our partner companies who have contributed to this successful project,” he added.



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
Post a Comment
Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  TRACE Secures INPEX Deal, Creates Jobs (Jun 23)
 -  What Are the Qualifications to Become ... (Jun 23)
 -  SolstadFarstad Emerges After Company M... (Jun 22)
 -  Gas Leak at Gjoa (Jun 22)
 -  Total Energy Services Completes Savann... (Jun 21)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Tester - Well Product Line
Expertise: Maintenance Technician|Well Servicing & Testing
Location: Clearfield, PA
 
VTC Machinist
Expertise: Machinist
Location: Oklahoma City, OK
 
Fixed Equipment Reliability Engineer
Expertise: Reliability Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $45.54/BBL 0.70%
Light Crude Oil : $43.01/BBL 0.63%
Natural Gas : $2.929/MMBtu 1.34%
Updated in last 24 hours