The Cochin Shipyard (CSL) on Friday delivered a high-end Platform Support Vessel ‘Sea Tortuga’ to PSV Holding Inc of Liberia.
It is the third of the series of four similar vessels being built for the firm.
Protocol documents of the ship were signed by Ravikumar Roddam, Director (Finance), Cochin Shipyard, and Avtar Singh Ahluwalia of PSV Holding Inc.
Cochin Shipyard Director (Technical) P Vinayakumar and other senior officials were also present at the document signing ceremony.
The vessel, which is of PSV 05L CD type, designed by Vard Group AS, Norway, has been classed under the Rules and Regulations of Det Norske Veritas (DNV). It can be used as a supporting platform for rigs and oil platforms.
The vessel has been assigned the ‘Clean Design’ notation by DNV, signifying the highest levels of environmental compliance.
It is the third ship built by the Cochin Shipyard to be filled with ballast water treatment plant in order to prevent and eliminate risks to the environment owing to the transfer of harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens.
The vessel can accommodate a total of 28 persons.