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Another challenging project carried out during the first half of 2012 is the installation of spud cans on the new built jack up barge JB 117.

In addition, a new storage area is going to be constructed for increased riser storage capacity and new blisters to accommodate the winches and drivers. The maintenance program includes accommodation refurbishments including HVAC upgrade and a painting program. Another challenging project carried out during the first half of 2012 is the installation of spud cans on the new built jack up barge JB 117. In late December 2011, the JB 117, arrived from the Far East for final completion works including spud can installation. The MSC SEA-3250 barge is the newest addition to Jack Up Barge’s fleet of installation vessels capable of lifting 1.000 tons. With a free deck space of approximately 2.500 m2, she is especially suitable for offshore windmill installation activities.

She left the yard early in the first quarter of 2012 on a North Sea contract with Bard for the installation of windmills on the BARD Offshore 1 wind farm. The JB 117 will execute the works for Bard together with the sister vessel JB 115, another unit that has frequently visited the Keppel Verolme yard for mobilization and maintenance works. COSL Rigmar

Keppel Verolme is currently preparing for the arrival of COSL Rigmar, a selfelevating jack up accommodation rig. While built as a drilling rig in 1979, she was converted to her current accommodation mode in 1991. In 2007 Keppel Verolme performed an extensive upgrade of the unit and in May this year, the rig will return to the yard for her periodic survey, various repairs and generic maintenance.

The COSL Rigmar (ex Port Rigmar). In 2007 Keppel Verolme performed an extensive upgrade of the unit.

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