Uzmar had another exciting order from Kuwait Oil Company this week. Mr. Mutlu Altuğ, Vice General Manager of UZMAR and Mr. Mohammad Al-Zoubi, Deputy CEO & Manager Gas Operation’s Group of Kuwait Oil Company signed the contract on 03.03.2019 in KOC’s main office in Ahmedi, Kuwait for the Robert Allan design RAmpage 6000, a 60 m LOA “Multi-Purpose/Oil Spill Recovery Vessel.”
The RAmpage 6000 will be the largest Robert Allan design vessel ever been built in Turkey, and will be especially utilized for containment, recovery, storage and transferring of recovered oil from oil spills.
The vessel will be designed and constructed as a modern double Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) system driven by two medium speed engines. She will be completely outfitted and equipped to undertake operations such as oil spill response duties, oil spill containment and recovery, area surveillance, offshore fire fighting, back flushing capabilities, logistics supply duties, towing services, other offshore services, rescue operations and other related duties in the area around the state of Kuwait and international waters.
Both parties are eagerly waiting for the steel cutting which is estimated to be in May 2019.
- LOA: 60 m.
- B: 14.0 m.
- Depth, Moulded: 7.3 m.
- Draft, Full Consumables: 4.7 m.
- Draft, Consumables & Recovered Oil: 5.5 m.
- Installed Power: 2×1620 kW
- Bollard Pull: 30 tons
- Speed: 13 Knots
- 2 bow thrusters: 500 kW each
- Complement: 8 crew, 8 industrial personnel – Total 16 person
- Recovered Oil Capacity: 757 m^3
- Fuel Capacity: 324 m^3
- Fresh Water: 224 m^3
Oil Spill Recovery Equipment:
1- Two (2) sets of self-inflatable type oil containment booms, 700 m. in total
2- One (1) set of Skimmer system with integral launching system (Two (2) interchangeable skimmer heads with the capability to recover lighter oils and ultra heavy oil recovery up to 1.000.000 CST)
3- Oil pollution dispersant spraying system using spray booms fitted on each side of the vessel. (Outreach 10 m. from shipside)
4- Oil Spill Detection System with a minimum detection range of 4 NM and calibrated for both Lighter oils and Heavy oil
5- Recovered oil system.
- Recovered oil filling and storage.
- Recovered oil-heating system.
- Recovered oil transfer system
- Recovered oil tanks cleaning system
6- 12 m. aluminum workboat/service boat
7- Chemical dosing system
8- Water sampling system
9- Deck crane, 3 ton SWL@20 m.