Photos: Rolls Royce Marine AS
A part of the boiler plant is a combined oil fired & electric boiler, type Parat MVH, equal type of boiler as earlier delivered to both the Indian Navy as well a to the Norwegian Coastguard.
The boiler has been very popular due to its high efficiency and vertical compact design, easy to fit into a tight engine room.
The ship is designed by Rolls-Royce Marine AS in Aalesund, Norway, of UT 782 WP design, an arctic anchor handling tug supply vessel (AHTS). The ship owner is the Canadian based Secunda Canada and the vessel will be operating and supporting Hibernia and Hebron offshore fields, South-East of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
The Rolls-Royce designed UT 782 WP anchor handling vessels will encompass integrated systems provided by Rolls-Royce, including applications for propulsion, power generation, automation, deck machinery and cargo handling. The overall length of the vessel will be 87.3 metres with a beam of 20 metres and a dead weight of approximately 4000 tons.
About Secunda Canada
Secunda Canada LP (Secunda) manages a harsh-weather fleet of offshore support vessels servicing major oil and gas companies on the east coast of Canada. Secunda, founded in Nova Scotia, has a fleet of six vessels utilizing highly experienced sailors, a maritime work ethic, and a philosophy of providing a superior service to our customers.
Secunda's primary area of operation is Eastern Canada. The expertise of our personnel stems from working over two decades in our local harsh weather environment on the east coast of Canada as the leader of support services in platform supply, anchor handling, rescue standby and towage.
Secunda prides itself on being able to provide a best-value solution to the operator with a highly-experienced team whose safety culture and quality of work is world class.