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Photographer:Bruce Sutherland [View profile]Title:Island ConstructorAdded:Aug 08, 2008
Captured:June 30, 2008IMO:9390678Hits:12,828
Location:Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Well Stimulation/Testing Vessels
Island Constructor entering Aberdeen Harbour 30-06-08
Ulstien X-Bow Design.
Currently working in Norwegian/British North Sea

Name: Island Constructor
MMSI: 259749000 [NO]
IMO: 9390678
Callsign: LACW7
Type: Other (90)
Size: 121m x 26m x 6.2m

Wednesday 24 September, Island Constructor, an ULSTEIN SX121 design and built by Ulstein, received the Offshore Support Journal's (OSJ) prestigious 2008 'Ship of the Year' award at the SMM exhibition in Hamburg. OSJ is the most important offshore magazine in the branch for offshore vessels world wide, and has subscribers in 105 countries.
Vessel Identification
Name:Island Constructor
Technical Data
Vessel type:Multi Purpose Offshore Vessel
Gross tonnage:11,602 tons
Summer DWT:8,700 tons
Length:121 m
Beam:26 m
Draught:7.4 m

Additional Information
Home port:Aalesund
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:2008
AIS Information
Last known position:
8°36’54.5” N, 17°18’56.02” W
Speed, course (heading):
11.6kts, 134° (136°)
Location:Portland Uk
Arrival:29th Jan 2019
08:00:22 UTC
Last update:
3 months 10 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 August 25th, 07:00:48 UTCBremsnesfjorden
2018 August 12th, 12:30:26 UTCOrmen Lange
2018 August 9th, 10:00:04 UTCKristiansund
2018 August 5th, 22:30:33 UTCAberdeen Anchorage
2018 August 5th, 22:30:13 UTCAberdeen
2018 July 26th, 11:00:08 UTCHuntington Oil Field
2018 July 23rd, 23:30:33 UTCAberdeen
2018 May 22nd, 21:00:14 UTCFloroe
2018 May 21st, 13:00:44 UTCPeterhead
2018 May 15th, 23:00:36 UTCBanff Field
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Photo Comments (3)

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Rogério Cordeiro on May 10, 2009 16:44 (10 years ago)
She is a FCS 5009 class (X-bow project) :-D
T.Richard on Jul 01, 2008 11:18 (10 years ago)
Ship of the year...!
who are they kidding ?, aint for the look I hope !...ugly,ugly,ugly !
Thanks for sharing
Leigh MacKay on Jul 01, 2008 05:56 (10 years ago)
Thanks for sharing this trio of excellent photos showing this interesting new vessel.

The X-bow seems to work. Is it the bow shape of the future? Stay tuned to

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