top of page
  • Writer's pictureCapt Thomas

Semi-Submersible DSV available in the GOM

WE CAN OFFER A UNIQUE DP2 SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE RIG FOR SALE IN USA: Vessel is suitable for well intervention, dive support, geological drilling campaigns and various other tasks in moderate to deep water (up to 5000ft). Can easily upgrade to DP3 if required.

At present configured for 100 POB accommodation, but can add 130 beds without adding support for the deck load. Therefore can increase the accommodation up to 230 beds total if of interest.

Present location is in the Gulf of Mexico and available prompt. The vessel is located at a shipyard where re-activation works can be carried out. Laid-up since 2015. It would probably take up to 1 – 2 months including sea trial to get her back into operation. 90% of the no-sail items have been done. The thrusters have all been replaced and engine has been replaced as well. Remaining mob works were estimated by owners in the range of $2.5 - 4 million depending on whether you are going for DP3 or maintaining at DP2 (WOG). CLASS: DNV LOA : 77m CLEAR DECK: AREA 1100 sqm DECK LOAD: 385 MT

DYNAMIC POSITIONING SYSTEM (DP2) & Self Propelled with 2 X 3,000hp stern thrusters, 6 X 1000hp transverse thrusters.


SATURATION DIVING: 3-man Diving Bell rated at 300msw, launched on a cursor rail system which allows diving to continue even in rough water, 4 X 4-man diving chamber which enable numerous diving scenarios with multiple teams, 16-man self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboat connected to diving complex AIR-DIVING: Air diving station with 2 X Surface Decompression Chambers

Vessel can be sold at an attractive price ($7.65 mil ‘as is’) or being mobilized for long term charters in JV with current US owners. She is located in Mississippi, USA. Holding further details here and can arrange for inspections at the yard.

Thank you for your interest!

Any use, disclosure, forward, printing or copying of this post without expressed permission is strictly prohibited. All particulars are believed to be correct but not guaranteed. All offers are made subject to prior sale, changes in specifications or price and to withdrawal from sales list without notice. Copyright © 2019 Wissmann & Associates LLC, All rights reserved.

352 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All
bottom of page