‘SAMPSON’ COMPLETES SEA TRIALS FOLLOWING MAJOR UPGRADE FOR DEEPWATER PIPELAY

Monaco, 8th August 2012: ‘Sampson’ has completed sea trials with its new deepwater rigid pipelay system and significant upgrades to the vessel’s power and thrust

Key specifications:

  • DPIII Field Development Vessel
  • 180m LOA x 32m beam
  • Accommodation for 300 pax
  • Liebherr 1,600t fully-revolving offshore crane
  • 375t Remacut S-Lay pipelay system
  • 200t AHC Subsea crane
  • 32 mw installed power
  • 22mw thruster power