Skandi Buzios

Offshore Subsea Construction and Pipelay Vessel for DOF and Technip

824 Skandi Buzios fotograf Douglas N Robertson

Skandi Buzios is specially designed and equipped for flexible pipe lay operation duties with a high focus on good seakeeping abilities and excellent station keeping performances. The vessel is environmental friendly with focus on low fuel consumption. Precautions in accordance with DNV’s CLEAN DESIGN requirements are incorporated in the design.

The vessel is also capable of other activities such as:

• Umbilical lay

• Cable lay

• General subsea construction and installation work

• ROV operations with launching on PS and SB side

The operating depth for the vessel and pipe lay equipment is up to 3 000 m.

Build specifications

DOF and Technip

ship owner

Vard Søviknes

outfitting yard

January 2017


Vard Design

ship designer



VARD 3 05


Offshore Subsea Construction and Pipelay Vessel

type of vessel


yard no.

Technical specifications

146 m

length overall

137.9 m

length between p.p

30 m

breadth moulded

8.5 m

max scantling draught

13200 t


120 pers