• Oct 20, 2017, 13:14

    Restructuring proposal

    Proposed financial restructuring of the group. The principal owner of Frode Bjørn AS, Torpevikvegen 4-6 Eiendom AS, will sell 100% of Frode...

  • Aug 3, 2017, 09:12

    Forland Inspector - Time charter

    Forland Subsea AS has entered a time charter party with a first-class client for the Forland Inspector (ex. Lewek Inspector). The vessel will be...

  • Aug 2, 2017, 09:56

    Contract termination

    Forland Subsea II AS, which bareboat charters the Fugro Saltire from E Forland AS, has received a notice of termination for convenience from time...

  • Jul 28, 2017, 20:22

    Flag / Name change - MV FORLAND INSPECTOR

    Flag change from Malta (Valletta) to Cyprus (Limassol) and Name change from ‘Lewek Inspector’ to ‘Forland Inspector’ was done during July...

  • Apr 21, 2017, 12:50

    Change of managers on Lewek Inspector

    Change of managers from Forland Shipping AS to OSM Offshore AS, was performed in Walvis Bay, Namibia on Friday 21. April 2017 at 12:00 hrs. GMT &...

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Fugro Saltire

2014-Jan_FS at berth in Scotland - Day time - Phot

ThMV Fugro Saltire was built in 2008 and is under a long-term contract with Fugro Rovtech, subsequently renamed Fugro Subsea Services.

Designed in close cooperation with Skipsteknisk AS (ST) and based on the ‘Forland Ship Design’. 

The vessel has a high standard of comfort and has received very good feedback from clients.

E Forland AS.

Main Data
2008 by Bergen Group BMV yards, Bergen, Norway
111 meters, can be lengthened to 130 meters
24 meters
Summer draft: 7,5 
meters (max)
GT: 9 603
2 881
6 687 
Main Deck: 1 000 m2.

Power and Propulsion
Power: Diesel Electric, 4x 3 937 kW Rolls-Royce Bergen, total output of 15 748 kW
Bow Thruster: 2x 2 000 kW Brunvoll 
in tunnels and 1x 1 400 kW retractable Azimuth

Stern Thruster: 2x 1 400 kW Brunvoll in tunnels.

ROV system
2 x Fugro Work Class FCV3000 150HP ROV systems
1 x 7,2 m x 7,2 m = 14 m2 moonpool aft of ROV hangar area
1 x sliding side port with LARS AH.

Offshore crane
150 mt Hydramarin HMC 3568 LKO  250-35 AHC (Active Heave Compensated) knuckle boom crane.

105 bunks + hospital. The vessel has high standard of comfort.

Among others; Cinema, fitness room.

NOR - Norway.