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Photographer:Bruce Sutherland [View profile]Title:Island ConstructorAdded:Aug 08, 2008
Captured:June 30, 2008IMO:9390678Hits:12,104
Location:Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Well Stimulation/Testing Vessel
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 m

Additional Information
Home port:Aalesund
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:2008
AIS Information
Last known position:
57°10’5.23” N, 1°26’6.44” E
Speed, course (heading):
000.1kts, 268° (151°)
Location:Madoes Well
Arrival:14th Sep 2017
14:00:03 UTC
Last update:
1 day 9 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 September 14th, 14:00:03 UTCMadoes Well
2017 September 13th, 09:00:57 UTCMadoes
2017 August 22nd, 06:00:59 UTCKristiansund
2017 July 18th, 14:00:23 UTCTyra Field
2017 July 10th, 08:00:41 UTCTananger
2017 July 6th, 21:00:14 UTCKristiansund
2017 July 4th, 07:00:00 UTCAberdeen
2017 June 23rd, 05:00:31 UTCPierce Field
2017 June 18th, 17:30:51 UTCDundee
2017 June 3rd, 21:30:57 UTCAberdeen
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Photo Comments (3)

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Rogério Cordeiro on May 10, 2009 16:44 (8 years ago)
She is a FCS 5009 class (X-bow project) :-D
T.Richard on Jul 01, 2008 11:18 (9 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 (9 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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