Subsea 7 Has Just Added a Newbuild reel-lay vessel Seven Vega to Join its Fleet
The vessel has already started its operation is loading pipe for its first project.
Seven Vega has been purposely designed to install economical flowline technologies, including complex pipe-in-pipe, piggyback and electrically heat traced flowline systems, risers, umbilicals and structures in water depths up to 3,000m.
Phil Simons, Executive Vice President Projects & Operations Subsea 7 said:
“Seven Vega is more than a state-of-the-art vessel with high specification and enabling technologies. The vessel incorporates decades of knowledge and experience, resulting in a cutting-edge pipelay vessel focused on crew safety, operational efficiency and flexibility. We are grateful to the build team and our suppliers for their contribution in delivering this exceptional vessel and we look forward to commencing offshore operations in the coming weeks.”
Specification of Seven Vega:
- Length 149m x breadth 33m
- Reel total storage capacity of 5,600t
- Single pipe up to 20-inch
- Maximum dynamic top tension 600t
- Accommodation for 120 persons
- Heave compensated 250t crane
- 2x work-class ROVs
Image Credit: Subsea 7