MEO Galaxy : Miclyn Express Offshore has taken delivery of 2011 built 70m Maintenance Support Vessel, the vessel was renamed “MEO Galaxy” before entering service for the Company. She is an ideal vessel to provide support for platform maintenance, as well as HUC operations.
The fully SPS compliant vessel is capable of carrying 150 persons and is fitted with a 4 point mooring system, combined with a clear deck area of in excess of 600m2 and a 25tonne deck crane. The vessel has a service speed of 12 knots with twin 1750bhp main engines, and is fitted with 8 tonne bow thrusters.
The first deployment will see the vessel operating in Malaysia in the medium term, however strong demand for the vessel both within South East Asia and the Middle East look to provide a strong future for the vessel. The MEO Galaxy is the latest addition to MEO’s G Class Accommodation vessel fleet.