Orca is an Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessel (AHTS), owned and operated by Bourbon Offshore, flying a Norwegian flag.
She was delivered in 2006 by Ulstein Verft, Norway, and was the first vessel to have the revolutionary X-Box design.
Design & Capabilities
Primarily an anchor handler, Orca has also been designed to:
- Conduct subsea operations including ROV and precisian subsea lifting.
- Transportation of pripe and cement to pipe lay & drilling vessels.
- Oil recovery operations.
Orca has a deck area of 548 m2, and capacity to hold liquid mud (530 m3), dry bulk (254 m3) , base oil (447 m3) , brine (558 m3) and fresh water(503 m3)
She has accommodation for 34.
Max Drill Depth