Xinhua News Agency, Qingdao, August 6 – (Qi Zhongxi, Zhao fiscal) the first ships of 300 m saturation diving mother ship “deep dive” on the 6th in Qingdao delivered to the Ministry of Transport Shanghai Salvage Bureau. Aboard Asia’s leading world-class deep-diving support ship is put into use, marking the Chinese sea depth of diving, rescue salvage capacity increase significantly, but also to the operational capability of deep-water engineering has taken a solid step to the world advanced level.
ship length of 125.7 meters, width 25 m, depth of 10.6 m deep dive number, full load displacement of 15,864 tons, a helicopter landing platform equipped with modern navigation operations in the infinite sea ??areas in the complex sea conditions without anchoring will automatically ship located in the specified surface of the water, the positioning accuracy of 30 cm. In addition, 140 tons of active waves heave compensated crane, to further protect the safety and efficiency of diving salvage operation.
“deep dive number” the biggest bright spot is the configuration of a 300 m saturation diving system, the maximum working depth of up to 300 meters underwater, set of cabin living, transitional spaces, escape hatches, diving bell, life security system in one. Have 12 people living spaces, 3 man diving bell is available for 3 divers simultaneously diving operations. It is the working depth of the deepest, the largest number to accommodate divers, the most advanced design concept and configuration of a saturation diving system in the world belong to advanced level.
also, it is configured currently the most advanced unmanned remotely operated vehicle (ROV), the maximum underwater depth of 3000 m, the maximum power of 150 horsepower, the operating range coverage of 70% waters, is the only one to support 300 meters of the operating system of saturation diving deep diving salvage ship.
the Ministry of Transport Vice Minister Mr. Xu said that the completion of the construction of the “deep dive number to fill the blank of China’s large deep diving operations support ship, will greatly enhance the response to a great depth, emergency salvage of large tonnage, a large area overflow Quick disposal capacity of oil and other emergency incident, and better for the country’s deep-water rescue salvage and marine business development services.share to: Print Close