Bakker Sliedrecht has been awarded a contract for the engineering, delivery, and commissioning of the main electrical power package of the offshore installation vessel ‘Orion’.
The DP3 vessel will feature an unrivalled combination of exceptionally high transport and load capacity, impressive lifting heights and green technology. The vessel will be built at COSCO Qidong in China. Orion’ will be deployed by DEME’s subsidiary GeoSea for the construction of the largest offshore wind farms and deliver offshore construction services.
Empowering the first next generation offshore installation vessel with a total installed electrical power of 44,180 kW, ‘Orion’ will be equipped with a high-tech crane with lifting capacity of 3,000 tonnes at more than 50 meters.