White Marlin

White Marlin

Semi-Submersible Heavy Transport Vessel Conversion

Customers: Dockwise B.V.
Owner: Fairstar/Dockwise
Shipyard: Guangzhou Shipyard International Co. Ltd.


Feasibility study of widening the hull of SSHT vessel including:

  • Definition of hull form (extension parts + integration to existing hull)
  • Hydrostatic, damage stability and freeboard checking
  • Preliminary scantling calculations for extension parts
  • Integration of piping systems in extension parts to the existing systems
  • Arrangement drawing of new propulsion machinery spaces
  • Comparison between existing design and new, widened, concept to find out what has to be modified in existing design
  • Checking what impacts the conversion might have on ICE Class Notation

Customer Benefits:

  • Deadweight increased by 25,000 t resulting in increased cargo capacity.
Esa Jokioinen
Sales, offshore
Tel. +358 2 4336 344
Mobile +358 40 834 8112
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