Bibby Sapphire

Type of vessel:  ROV & DSV
Design:  ST-253L

94 m Diving Support Vessel / Multi Purpose Vessel for owner Bibby Offshore Ltd.


This vessel, designated ST-253L, is a purpose built ROV-Survey vessel designed by Skipsteknisk AS for owner Bibby Offshore Ltd. The vessel is specially designed for operation in all water conditions and with excellent maneuverability and station keeping capabilites.

The vessel is outfitted and prepared for the following duties:

  • ROV operations like pipeline / route survey
  • Sub-sea installation works
  • Mother vessel for AUV / UUV operations
  • Geo-technical investigation survey
  • Module handling
  • Crane operations up to 100 tons

Main Characteristics

Length over all  94.00 m
Beam  22.00 m
Depth  9.10 m
Accommodation  197 pers
Deck area  800 m2
Deadweight at 6.80 m  approx. 3000 tons
Gross tonnage  6064 tons
IMO  9268150