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Mega Ship Largest Pipe Layer Allseas Solitaire

Discussion in 'Photos and Video' started by blaster81, Mar 13, 2016.

  1. blaster81

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    This extreme looking vessel with a long stinger at the end of it. Is laying in the harbor of Amsterdam for an upgrade from its biggest crane and some maintenance work.

    Solitaire | Allseas

    Some specs of the huge vessel :

    Length overall (incl. stinger) 397 m (1,302 ft)
    Length overall (excl. stinger) 300 m (984 ft)
    Length between perpendiculars 249 m (817 ft)
    Breadth 41 m (135 ft)
    Depth to main deck 24 m (79 ft)
    Operating draught 10 m (33 ft)
    Maximum speed 13.5 knots
    Total installed power 51,480 kW
    Thrusters 10 x 5550 kW non-retractable, fixed pitch azimuth type
    Dynamic positioning system LR DP (AAA), fully redundant Kongsberg K-Pos DP-22, K-Pos DP-12 and 3 x cJoy system
    Accomodation 420 persons
     
  2. flyboy73

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    I have to admit I would have been tempted to make a touch-and-go landing on that giant landing pad.
     
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  3. blaster81

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    Me too, it was the second time I came across such a tempted landing pad.
    But I didn't dare trying too land,always afraid the bird does not take off any more after landing it.
     
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    awesome video!
     
  5. blaster81

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    Thanks

    Maybe I will make a second video when it leaves for the sea again this summer.