Heerema Marine Contractors


The Offshore Partners have been involved in the building of ‘Aegir’, Heerema Marine Contractors’ new Deepwater Construction Vessel, capable of executing complex infrastructure and pipeline projects in ultra-deep water.

The 210 meter long vessel is equipped with a pipe-lay system suitable for J-lay and reeling and also has a lifting capacity of 4000 ton. The design is a customised Ulstein Sea of Solutions SOC 5000.

The Offshore Partners’ services included drafting of the vessel and equipment specifications, design and engineering review, project support for purchasing of the owner’s pipe-lay equipment, construction and commissioning supervision from the early start of construction in Korea, during sea trials and completion of the vessel in The Netherlands.