World's largest OCV delivered to DryDocks World
DryDocks World has announced the delivery of the world’s largest multi-purpose Offshore Construction Vessel (OCV), the OSA Goliath.
Built for Singapore-based Coastline Maritime, the OSA Goliath is 180x32x12 metres and weighs 22,000 dwt. It is equipped with DP-3 and a 2000-tonne crane to install offshore platforms and pipelines in deepwater locations.
In addition to OSA Goliath, Coastline has a similar vessel, Samson, currently under construction at the same shipyard, which is scheduled for delivery in the first quarter of 2010.
“OSA Goliath is a valuable testimony to our flexible, well-equipped ISO certified shipbuilding facilities at the Drydocks World - Pertama yard, which can only be achieved through adherence to the highest technical international standards and strong technical capabilities,” said Denis Welch, CEO of DryDocks World – Southeast Asia.
“Going forward, we will continue to deliver high quality new building projects and meet our customers’ expectations,” Welch added.