NORTH SEA GIANT

North Sea Giant, built by METALSHIPS & DOCKS shipyard, received the “Ship of the year 2012” award, awarded annually by the prestigious Offshore Support Journal. The award recognized its strong technological commitment and innovative design and its outstanding operational capacity. It is the longest offshore built to date in Metalships, with 156 meters of length, 30 meters of beam and 22 Mw of installed power.

The ship is prepared to accommodate a crew of 120 people and its structure draws its attention especially its heliport in the bow and its bridge of government located on the sixth deck of the ship, with a total area of 300 square meters. The ship has industrial kitchen, restaurant, living rooms, gym, laundry, cinema and sauna, among other services.


Main Characteristics

  • Total length     156  m
  • Length between p.s.     144,06 m
  • Trace Beam      30 m
  • Maximum Draught     7.0 m
  • Power    22 Mw

Tank Capacity

CAPABILITIES 

  • Deck    2,900 m2
  • Fuel-Oil    2,000 m3
  • Water Tank    1,000 m3
  • Ballast water    8,000 m3

CREW    120 people


MAXIMUM SPEED    15,0 knots

Load Capacity

LOADING EQUIPMENT 

Main crane 

(1) Maximum lifting capacity    400 T

(1) Maximum lifting capacity    50 T

Other Characteristics

MANOEUVRING SYSTEM

Voith Propeller (3)

Power     3,800 Kw


Voith prow propeller (2)

Power    3,800 Kw


Tunnel Propeller (1)

Power     2,000 Kw

Propulsion diam      2,800 mm    22 Mw


ELECTRICAL PROPULSION SYSTEM 

6 General Electric motors. 

Power     3,360 Kw to 900 r.p.m.


CLASSIFICATION

Det Norske veritas + 1A1, HELIDECK, EO, DK, (+), CLEAN, DYMPOS AUTRO COMF (V-3), NAUT-OSV, CLEAN DESIGN.