Multipurpose Vessel Isaac Newton Launched in Croatia
The multipurpose vessel Isaac Newton was launched at the Croatian shipyard Uljanik Brodogradiliste on March 07, Jan de Nul announced.
The vessel is capable of conducting variety of projects: installing subsea cables, trench dredging and subsea rock installation.
The construction of multipurpose vessels allows Jan De Nul to better meet the clients’ requests to have a project executed by one contractor or one vessel and to reduce the mobilization costs for its clients, the company said.
In cable-installation mode the vessel will be capable of transporting and laying cable in a single length with a total weight of approximately 10,000 tonnes, which is more than any other vessel currently available.