Diving Support Vessel Caballo Marango

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


Image Caption: Diving Support Vessel Caballo Marango leaving port.

Caballo Marango, a completely new build vessel design by GB Marine, provides offshore oilfield support services. GB Marine’s scope of work includes the complete design and engineering of the hull and superstructure, piping system design, crane structures and finite element analysis, intact and damage stability computations for compliance with ABS class requirements.

Caballo Marango is a diesel electric vessel, has DP III capabilities, and is designed for operation in unrestricted waters. The vessel is equipped with one large 1000 MT main crane, and one smaller 100 MT crane, anti-heeling and anti-rolling systems, a helideck, and is capable of carrying out heavy lift operations, and saturation diving activities.

The vessel also has ample recreation and accommodation space for a complement of 399 persons, a fully fitted gym and sauna, a hospital, mess room, recreation room, swimming pool, multiple offices, conference rooms, and workshops are available for the crew in support of vessel operations. 


General Specifications  
Designer : GB Marine
Vessel Type : Diving Support Vessel
Speed : 11 Knots
Positioning System : DP3
Principle Characteristics  
Length Overall : 141.10 m
Length Waterline : 129.50 m
Breadth Moulded :   28.00 m
Depth Moulded :     9.00 m
Draft :     5.00 m
Deadweight :    6834 MT
Complement :      399 Persons
Decks and Mission Equipment  
Deck Equipment Anchors : 2 x 7500 kg High Holding Power
Capstan 1 & 2 : 4 x 5m @ 15m min electro.
Crane 1 : 1000 MT
Crane 2 : 100 MT
Systems : Anti Heeling and Anti Rolling Systems
Helideck : S61N ABS Approved