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Photographer:Bruce Sutherland [View profile]Title:Island ConstructorAdded:Aug 08, 2008
Captured:June 30, 2008IMO:9390678Hits:11,966
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:
63°53’17.53” N, 7°38’52” E
Speed, course (heading):
11.3kts, 5° (5°)
Arrival:15th May 2017
01:30:40 UTC
Last update:
7 days 12 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 May 15th, 01:30:40 UTCKristiansund
2017 May 14th, 10:00:17 UTCHalsafjorden
2017 May 3rd, 08:00:16 UTCKristiansund
2016 December 20th, 02:00:47 UTCKristiansund
2016 December 13th, 17:00:14 UTCDraugen
2016 December 11th, 17:00:39 UTCKristiansund
2016 November 28th, 07:30:10 UTCKristiansund
2016 November 24th, 22:00:26 UTCPeterhead
2016 November 1st, 23:00:02 UTCGursken
2016 October 29th, 21:00:18 UTCKinnoull
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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 (8 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 (8 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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