Full System Package Delivered to ISLAND VENTURE
Marine Technologies has delivered a full system package to the ISLAND VENTURE. The MT package includes a Bridge Mate DP3 system, an Integrated Bridge System, Thruster Control System, automation and a C-Comm VSAT communication system.
The vessel is owned and operated by Edison Chouest Offshore and measures 524 feet (160 meters) in length, making it the largest vessel built at Ulstein Verft to date. Featuring an Ulstein SX165 OCV design, the vessel includes two cranes (400 and 140 tons), one large moon pool and two smaller moon pools with ROVs installed, three separate engine rooms and accommodations for 200 people.
2016 Dynamic Positioning Certification Courses in Singapore Announced
MT - Marine Technologies Pte, Ltd will be offering basic and advanced dynamic positioning (DP) courses in Singapore in cooperation with Maersk Training of Denmark.
Basic/Introduction Course – This course will familiarize students with the principles of dynamic positioning. Students will learn how to set up a DP system, as well as gain an understanding of the practical operation of associated equipment, including position reference systems. Download the course brochure for more information.
Advanced/Simulation Course – This course is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the practical aspects of DP operations. Students will learn from theoretical sessions, as well as practical simulated exercises using Marine Technologies DP Systems. Download the course brochure for more information.
Please contact Jerry Ling at for scheduling information.
Marine Technologies' DP Training Centre is accredited by the Nautical Institute (NI) in London. The training program is based on NI's DP training scheme, which follows the recommendations contained in the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) guidelines.