Blue Water signs contract with Baku Shipyard

Baku: Blue Water has signed a contract with Baku Shipyard covering the transport of two hull sections from Singapore to the newly established Baku Shipyard in Azerbaijan, APA-Economics reports quoting website.

The two sections will form the hull of a state of the art SCV (Subsea Construction Vessel) named “Khankendi”. Once completed, “Khankendi” will be deployed for the stage 2 development of the Shah Deniz field, which lies some 70 kilometres offshore in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.

Each hull section has a length of 140 metres, a width of 16 metres and a height of 17 metres. The weight per section is 5,400 metric tons.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency