The Singapore-based Ultra Deep Solutions has announced that the newbuild diving support vessel (DSV) Andy Warhol has been signed to a long-term contract.
The Andy Warhol is a state of art DP2 Multipurpose Diving Support Vessel, with an 18 men single bell saturation system for depth down to 300 m. The 103.5-meter vessel is equipped with diesel-electric frequency controlled propulsion, highly efficient azimuth thrusters, dynamic positioning system and 150 t offshore cranes (3,000m water depth).
The DSV is scheduled for delivery by Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group (WSIG) at the end of this year, and will straight away go on contract. Ultra Deep Solutions did not reveal the client or length of charter. Ultra Deep Solutions said the contract value ranges between $50m and $250m.