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Dockyard lays keel for Singapore vessel

The Classification officials and the yard team after the laying of the keel plate.

The keel for the construction of the third Multipurpose Platform Supply Vessel for Greatship Global Offshore Services Pte Limited of Singapore, was held at Colombo Dockyard on October 6.

Owner's Representatives Jeewaka Gunadheera (Project Manager GGOSL), Priyanga Perera (GGOSL), Classification Society Surveyors Srinath Herat (Lloyds Register) and Ajith Perera (Indian Register of Shipping) were present.

This 78 m long vessel with a 3600 dwt capacity is designed by Seatech Solutions International (S) Pte Ltd of Singapore and it incorporates fire fighting, oil recovery arrangements and has the capability to operate as advanced PSV, as well as, light construction support vessel, complying to SPS Code 2008, Clean Design requirements.

The main role of this vessel is to support offshore oil and gas fields around the clock and shall be built for operation in unrestricted waters.

This vessel is scheduled for delivery in the third quarter of 2012.

Since 2006 Colombo Dockyard's shipbuilding potential has reached its real heights going into highly specialized vessels in the like of Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels, Multipurpose Platform Supply Vessels, and Passenger Vessels.

With the experience and development achieved, Colombo Dockyard now posses a wide portfolio of products that meet international shipbuilding standards.

The blending of Japanese concepts of quality, timely delivery, dependability and reliability, with competitive pricing has been the salient features of Colombo Dockyard's product offering.

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