On Monday 16th of October, the naming and delivery ceremony was held for MT6027 Maersk Installer. This is the first vessel of four (Project STINGRAY), beeing built by Cosco Shipyard in Dalian China, for Maersk Supply Service.
The four MT6027 vessels will have a length of 138 metres, a beam of 27 metres and have a deadweight of 9,700t. Features of the DP3-rated vessels include 1,925 sq. metres of free deck space, accommodation for 120 people (all in one-man cabins) and a 400t AHC crane, rated for operations in water depths of up to 3,000 metres.
The vessels will also have the option to install an under deck carousel for 3,000t of product plus be configured for a 275t vertical lay tower over the deck of the moon pool.