Acta Auriga was contracted to work at the offshore wind farm BARD Offshore 1: “Ocean Breeze Energy decided on this vessel due to a favourable combination of capability, capacity, design and fuel consumption. The delivery precision from Ulstein was also important.”
Building the Acta Auriga
The CSV/SOV vessel was contracted for construction at Ulstein Verft and delivered three ahead of schedule, on 28 March 2018. Her 2-year contract for O&M work at the BARD Offshore 1 offshore wind farm commenced shortly after delivery.
Naming of the Acta Auriga
The W2W offshore wind vessel, 'Acta Auriga' was named by lady sponsor Ingelore Hering in a ceremony in Emden, Germany, on 20 June 2018. Congratulations to the ship owner and all who sails on her!
Early delivery of the Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft
Delivery precision was important for Acta Marine when placing the newbuild order of a CSV/SOV at Ulstein Verft. The vessel was delivered three days before schedule.
Successfull sea trials
After having completed the most important tests on the trial, the onboard team reported that: “All of us from the Acta Marine team on board are very impressed with her performance, we look forward to start working with Acta Auriga!”
Ulstein Verft AS has signed a contract for the building of a DP2 Construction Support Vessel (CSV) for the Netherlands based Acta Marine B.V. The vessel is primarily aimed at the offshore wind market and carries the new SX195 design from Ulstein Design & Solutions AS.
Testing of the SMST gangway
About Acta Auriga
A CSV/SOV for construction support and W2W service operations. Efficient and safe in significant wave-heights up to 3m. Equipped with a telescopic motion compensated gangway system mounted on an integrated tower with height adjustment and a personnel/cargo lift. 3D motion compensated crane with 6t lifting capacity.