Are IMO regulations tough enough to keep national governments from imposing stricter measures?

Only partly
No--expect a slew of regional regs!

Marine Log


August 31, 2007

ABG Shipyrd delivers OSV to Vroon

India's ABG Shipyard Ltd has delivered the diving support vessel VOS SATISFACTION to Vroon B.V., The Netherlands. The vessel is ABG Shipyard's first to be delivered to Vroon. which has two others under construction at the yard.

The 61 m vessel has a Norcrane four point mooring system and TTS Model GPCKO 1250-30-20 knuckle boom crane.

It is equipped for diving, rescue, offshore supply, pipe transport, external fire fighting and other related duties..

It is classed LR +100A1 +LMC +UMS +FiFi-i "Offshore Supply Vessel", WS, SCM, PCWBT, LSA and PCAC3

Other particulars include:

ain engines 2 x Wartsila 9L20
Main engine output 2 x 1760 kW
Propulsion 2 x CPP
Sternthruster 1 x FPP Frequency Controlled 500 kW Tunnel Thruster
Bowthruster 1 x FPP Frequency Controlled 800 kW Tunnel Thruster
Mooring Positioning system Kongsberg
DP I Kongsberg

Length over all 61.00 m
Length between perpendiculars 54.00 m
Breadth molded 15.80 m
Depth 7.00 m
Summer draft 4.80 m
Summer freeboard 2.20 m
Keel to topmast Approx. 28.00 m
Deadweight 950 t