HAMILTON, Bermuda -- After successfully completing the submerging test and sea trials, MV Treasure, the fourth vessel out of a series of six, now joins the fleet of Dockwise Transport.
The heavy transport vessel is designed to transport complex, high-value cargo such as jack- up drilling units and has a carrying capacity of 35,000 tons (31,751 metric tons). This vessel was converted at the COSCO shipyard in Zhoushan, China. During the conversion, the entire midship section was replaced and machinery and equipment were fully revised.
The remaining two converted tankers,Triumph and Trustee, will be delivered at the end of 2008.