Island Constructor - IMO 9390678
|Photographer:||Bruce Sutherland [View profile]||Title:||Island Constructor||Added:||Aug 08, 2008|
|Captured:||June 30, 2008||IMO:||9390678||Hits:||10,318|
|Location:||Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
||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]
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 type:||Well Stimulation Vessel|
|Gross tonnage:||11,602 tons|
|Summer DWT:||8,700 tons|
|Last known position:|
|58°36’45.72” N, 3°32’26.23” W|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|0kts, 62° (186°)|
|Arrival:||24th Jul 2014|
|22 seconds ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2014 July 24th, 10:00:29 UTC||Scrabster|
|2014 July 8th, 18:00:48 UTC||Scrabster|
|2014 May 25th, 06:00:06 UTC||Shiehallion|
|2014 May 23rd, 14:30:39 UTC||Scrabster|
|2014 April 21st, 07:00:22 UTC||Shiehallion|
|2014 March 7th, 16:00:29 UTC||Peterhead|
|2014 February 15th, 20:00:14 UTC||Gyda|
|2014 February 10th, 06:00:36 UTC||Peterhead|
|2013 December 4th, 14:15:59 UTC||Harestadvika|
|2013 December 4th, 14:15:38 UTC||Aagotnes||
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She is a FCS 5009 class (X-bow project) :-D |
Ship of the year...!
who are they kidding ?, aint for the look I hope !...ugly,ugly,ugly !
Thanks for sharing
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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 Shipspotting.com.
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