CIMC Raffles sends SS-MPP vessel on sea trial
China’s rig builder CIMC Raffles has informed that on January 31, 2015, the 50,000T DWT semi-submersible multi-purpose (SS-MPP) vessel left from CIMC Raffles deep dock and started its sea trial.
CIMC Raffles says that during the sea trial, several tests will be completed including DP, PMS, FMEA, and vibration noise.
This 50,000T DWT SS-MPP vessel has a length of 216 meters, width of 43 meters, depth of 13.35 meters, designed draft of 10 meters, goods deck dive depth of 13 meters and design speed of 13.5 knots.
Furthermore, the vessel has DP2 dynamic positioning system and unmanned engine room and all moving tail buoyancy tank.