The design was drawn up in-house in close cooperation with Vuyk Engineering Rotterdam on the basis of the extensive heavy lift experience of Scaldis. The GULLIVER possesses all key assets of Scaldis other heavy lift vessel RAMBIZ and incorporates the following new developments that will extend the possibilities of the new crane vessel.
• upgraded workability;
• increased lifting capacity and lifting height;
• fully self-propelled DP2 vessel;
• skidding cranes to allow greater flexibility to deck spaces;
• enlarged deck space;
Scaldis is a dynamic, innovative and customer-focused international offshore contractor specialised in marine heavy lifting works. The GULLIVER will be operated by Scaldis for the installation of offshore infrastructures and decommissioning-deconstruction activities for the oil and gas industry as well as the installation of offshore wind farms. The ship will also perform other types of marine related heavy lifting work in challenging situations, such as the construction of bridge components and clearing subsea obstacles.