USTEINVIK, Norway – Ugland Offshore has contracted Kleven Maritime to deliver a SALT 100-design platform supply vessel (PSV) in 1Q 2014. The vessel will be built at Kleven Verft in Usteinvik.
Kleven currently is building in its Mykleburst Verft facility another PSV for Ugland. It is due for delivery by the end of this month.
The new vessel, designed by Salt Ship Design AS at Stord, Norway, is 88.9 m (292 ft) long, 20 m (66 ft) wide, and can accommodate 24 persons.
The new design is tailored to meet oil companies’ requirements for modern PSVs. Salt 100 combines in design and technology to improve operating costs, improve safety, and secure more efficient operations. The vessel will be the first of its kind to incorporate a new and more efficient cargo handling solution.