Germany: Heavy Lift Jack-Up Vessel INNOVATION Completes Sea Trials

Heavy Lift Jack-Up Vessel INNOVATION Completes Sea Trials

Overdick has announced that the Heavy Lift Jack-Up Vessel “Innovation” has successful completed sea and jacking trials and has been delivered to their clients of HGO Infra Sea Solutions (HOCHTIEF Solutions and GeoSea) by the Crist shipyard, Gdynia.

The HLJV “Innovation” is the most capable Jack-Up Crane unit in the world and it has been designed by Overdick with the support of Wärtsilä Ship Design.

This project confirmed Overdick leading edge in the design of modern, multi purpose Jack-Ups.

Overdick designed Installer is a North Sea Jack-Up Barge specified to all year operations up to 50m water depth with facilities to serve the oil & gas industry and the upcoming offshore wind energy sector.


L: 147m

B: 42m

D: 11m

Legs: 90m

Payload: 7.000 t

Crane: 1.500 t

Jacking capacity: 30.000 t

POB: 90

Speed: 12 Knots

Dynamic Positioning DP2


Shipbuilding Tribune Staff, August 14, 2012; Image: overdick