Blue Prosper (NAO Prosper)

New name: NAO Prosper. A medium-sized platform supply vessel with an optimum combination of fuel efficiency and deadweight, and a capacity and performance that approaches those of larger PSVs. It can take on most of the tasks usually handled by slightly larger PSVs, but at a lower operating cost.

Vessel type

Platform supply

Design

PX121

Built by

Ulstein Verft AS

Year

2012

Owned by

Hermitage Offshore Services

Yard number

294

Designed by

Ulstein Design & Solutions AS

Ordered by

Blue Ship Invest

Operated by

Remøy Shipping AS

IMO Number

9613707

Principal dimensions

Length:
83.4 m
Beam:
18 m
Dead weight:
4234 tonnes
Draught:
6.7 m
Speed:
16.23 kn
Accomodation:
24 people
Deck area:
850 sqm

Note: Subject to selected variant configuration

Capacities

Fuel oil (MDO):
1474 cbm
Fresh water:
1033 cbm
Ballast water / Drill water:
1676 cbm
Liquid mud (sp. gr.2,8 t/m3):
1307 cbm
Brine (sp. gr.2,5 t/m3):
1307 cbm
Cement (4 tanks):
254 cbm
LFL* (4 tanks):
153 cbm
Base oil:
259 cbm

Classifications

  • DnV 1A1, Offshore Service Vessel Supply, SF, E0, DYNPOS-AUTR, CLEAN DESIGN, COMF-V(3), COMF-C(3), LFL*, NAUT-OSV(A), DK(+), HL(+), ICE-C

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Ship history

The ship investment company Blue Ship Invest, a part of Ulstein Group, ordered ten platform supply vessels of the PX121 design in the period 2010-2014. Eight were acquired by Nordic American Offshore (NAO).

'Blue Prosper' was contracted in 2010, and delivered to BSI on 6 September 2012. Named at Ulstein Verft by lady sponsor Ingerid Ulstein.

Ulstein’s decision to focus on this ship type resulted from careful market analysis. The vessels have an optimum combination of fuel efficiency and deadweight, and a capacity and performance that approaches those of larger PSVs. They can take on most of the tasks usually handled by slightly larger PSVs, but at a lower operating cost.

2013: The first six vessels were acquired by Nordic American Offshore (NAO) on 1 November 2013. Blue Prosper was renamed 'NAO Prosper', IMO 9613707

2015: Two more vessels of the same design, Blue Storm and Blue Viking, were acquired by Nordic American Offshore (NAO) on 26 January 2015.

2019: Nordic American Offshore changed name to Hermitage Offshore Services Ltd, which became effective on June 4, 2019. All the vessels will change name to "Hermit" prefix.

Overview all eight BSI vessels now owned by Hermitage Offshore Services Ltd:

Yno 289 NAO Fighter - delivered January 19, 2012, original name Blue Fighter.
Yno 294 NAO Prosper - delivered on September 6, 2012, original name Blue Prosper.
Yno 296 Hermit Thunder - delivered May 13, 2013, original name Blue Thunder.
Yno 297 NAO Power - Delivered on March 6, 2013, original name Blue Power.
Yno 298 NAO Guardian - delivered June 28, 2013, original name Blue Guardian.
Yno 299 Hermit Protector - delivered September 23, 2013, original name Blue Protector.
Yno 303 NAO Storm - Delivered January 19, 2015, original name Blue Storm.
Yno 304 NAO Viking - Delivered January 19, 2015, original name Blue Viking.

Please contact us for more information

Ulstein Verft AS

P. O. Box 158,
NO-6067 Ulsteinvik
Norway


Tel: +47 7000 8000

gr@ulstein.com