Rolls-Royce wins STX OSV deck equipment contract

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a £15m contract by STX OSV to supply an extensive deck equipment package for an advanced anchor handling vessel to be operated by Iceman AS.

The package, which is designed to improve operational safety, will include a new anchor handling frame (AHF) and a hydraulic anchor winch, which is capable of pulling 500 tonnes.

It will also feature anchor-handling cranes and systems to ensure controlled management of wires and chains when pulling heavy loads.