MAATS Tech Ltd to deliver cable lay mission equipment for new ABB Cable Lay Vessel
8 October 2015
ABB Ltd have ordered a new state-of-the-art Cable Lay Vessel to be built at Kleven shipyard in Norway for delivery in 2017.
MAATS Tech have been working closely with ABB, Kleven and the ship designers Salt Ship to develop a fit for purpose highly specialised vessel. MAATS would thank ABB/Kleven/Salt Ship for their confidence in MAATS and the cross company teamwork necessary to achieve such a comprehensive specification.
MAATS Tech have signed a contract with Kleven for the delivery and integration of cable lay mission equipment. MAATS scope is to engineer and deliver a 7000te on deck carousel with loading arm, a 4500te underdeck carousel with spooling arm, 2 x 45te tensioners, 3 x 3te tensioners along with on deck product pathways, together with the lay spread control system.
“Our engineers have been working extremely closely with all the parties and it is down to their hard work in the early development stages that have ensured this contract award.” said John Holt, Managing Director of MAATS Tech.