COSCO Gets Nod from Sevan for Progress on Sevan 650

Sevan 650, the cylindrical drilling unit under construction in COSCO Nantong Shipyard, has reached 28.5 meters with only 8 meters remaining to reach the weather deck.

Visiting COSCO Nantong Shipyard on July 4, Arne Smedal, Board Chairman of SEVAN Marine, indicated his satisfaction with the production process and had further discussions about series products with the shipyard team.

The block fabrication of steel structure is now complete and 95% of the steel structure below 28.5m has been assembled. Progress below the 24.5m level is well advanced with, 85% of piping systems prefabrication and 60% of piping systems installation now completed. Further, 75% of outfitting has been installed and over 90% of detail design and production design is now finished.