Diving Support Vessel Azteca

 New Vessel Design: Diving Support Vessel “Azteca” - Supporting Oilfield Services

Image Caption: Diving Support Vessel Azteca

The Diving Support Vessel Azteca is a new build specialist vessel designed by GB Marine. GB Marine’s scope of work includes the complete design and engineering of the hull and superstructure, piping system design, crane support structures and finite element analysis, intact and damage stability computations for compliance with ABS class requirements.

The Azteca is a diesel electric vessel with DP III capabilities, and is designed for operation in unrestricted waters. The vessel is equipped with one 350 MT main crane,  anti-heeling and anti-rolling systems, a helideck, and is utilized for offshore construction and diving activities.

The vessel also has ample recreation and accommodation space, multiple offices, conference rooms, and workshops which are available for the crew in support of vessel operations. 


General Specifications  
Designer : GB Marine
Vessel Type : Diving Support Vessel
Speed : 6 Knots
Positioning System : DP3
Principle Characteristics  
Length Overall : 136.90 m
Length Waterline : 123.50 m
Breadth Moulded :   22.00 m
Depth Moulded :     9.00 m
Draft :     5.50 m
Deadweight :    6624 MT
Complement :      102 Persons
Decks and Mission Equipment  
Deck Equipment Anchors : 2 x 7500 kg High Holding Power
Capstan : 4 x 5m @ 15m min electro.
Crane : 350 MT
Systems : Anti Heeling and Anti Rolling Systems
Helideck : S61N ABS Approved