MacGregor, part of Cargotec, will supply deck machinery for a new 65m emergency rescue & response vessel (ERRV) for Sentinel Marine. The ship has been designed by Focal Marine & Offshore Pte Ltd and will have a bollard pull of 100 tons of FOCAL 552. The order for the complete MacGregor anchor handling solution was booked into the third quarter 2015 order intake.
MacGregor will supply a complete deck machinery package including a 200-tonne line pull / 300-tonne brake holding anchor handling towing winch, complete with a hydraulic spooling device, as well as Triplex shark jaws and guide pins.
"MacGregor products were chosen because of their high quality and the company's worldwide service capabilities," notes Mr. Yaw Chee Keat, Shiptype Sales Manager, MacGregor Offshore Deck Machinery.
Sentinel Marine operates a worldwide fleet of offshore support vessels. The new ERRV with have multi-purpose role. In addition to emergency rescue and response operations the vessel will be able to undertake towing and anchor-handling operations.