Dynamically-positioned, 48,000 DWT heavy lift transport and installation vessel for the offshore wind industry. The design combines the benefits of a semi-submersible transport vessel with a large, 3,000 mt lifting capacity main crane. Can perform heavy lift crane operations with the main deck submerged.
submerged max 27.6 m
Note: Subject to selected variant configuration
3 x 5,500 kW
1 x 3,000 kW
Tunnel thrusters (fwd):
3 x 3,000 kW
Liebherr main crane:
Positioning system :
The first vessel (with options for up to another 3 units) will be constructed by China Merchant Heavy Industry (CMHI) and available for construction and installation activities from early 2021.
The vessel’s capabilities match the future requirements of the offshore wind industry, allowing her to transport and install up to 10 x 1,500t ultra-large jacket foundations or 11 x 2,000t XXL monopiles plus transition pieces for the largest anticipated Wind Turbine Generators.