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New Fish Farming Service Boat for Norway

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

May 14, 2018

Photo courtesy of Tuco Marine

Photo courtesy of Tuco Marine

Tuco Marine reports it has sold another 8m Full Cabin service boat to Norway.

The 8m Full Cabin Service Boat will be outfitted and utilized as a fast and flexible dive boat for fish farming service and construction works in Norway, the boat will be delivered summer 2018 and is set up specifically for fast utilization of divers to the fish farming and construction industry. It will be delivered to Fiskå Undervannservice AS through ProZero Norge AS.

The boat is designed and optimized to serve as a platform for dive operations, but operations will also include crew transfer, underwater inspection and research, repair and maintenance of machinery and structures and recovery of sunken assets.

In addition to the spacious driver and control cabin that has room for the full crew, the boat is equipped with well-organized working decks. The cabin protects the crew against the surrounding environment, enhances comfort and provides ideal work conditions for the operators. Powerful light projectors on the aft deck provide ample light when operations can’t benefit from the luxury of daylight.

The 8-meter ProZero vessel is delivered with a single inboard diesel engine and Z-drive. And comes with all needed certificates for operation to national regulations.

The 8-meter ProZero Full Cabin is delivered full spec, including dive panel and multi-use screen, air bottles and compressor’s. Sturdy railings and well-designed bow access are vital parts of the deck layout which also features a raised aft deck that functions as a full beam work platform for the crew. The aft-deck features as well a secondary control station for steering and controlling the boat from the aft deck.

The ProZero 8m hull provides for a stable ride, even in rough seas where most vessels must surrender. Fast operations in rough seas are only limited by human constraints.

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