Pierre de Fermat

Cable Laying & Repair Vessel for Orange Marine

819 Pierre De Fermat

Pierre de Fermat is specially designed and equipped for subsea cable laying operations with a high focus on good sea-keeping capabilities, excellent station keeping performances and low fuel consumption.

The vessel is fitted with

• 3 cable trunks

• Cable laying deck with tracks, workshops, cable engines and sheaves

• A-frame for Plough deployment over the stern

• ROV hangar with A-frame and gate to launch ROV on starboard side

• High standard, low noise level accommodation

• 360 degrees panoramic bridge

• 2 azimuth thrusters aft

• 2 tunnel thrusters and 1 retractable azimuth thruster forward

• Dynamic Positioning System

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Build specifications

Orange Marine

ship owner

Vard Brattvaag

outfitting yard

October 2014


Vard Design

ship designer



VARD 9 01


Cable Laying & Repair Vessel

type of vessel


yard no.

Technical specifications

100.1 m

length overall

86.8 m

length between p.p

21.5 m

breadth moulded

7.1 m

max scantling draught

4817 t


81 t

bollard pull

80 pers