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FDA ASTRI, FDA Finn (CoastCat25W) and FDA HANS (CoastCat18W) are delivered from Salthammer Båtbyggeri. FDA FINN and FDA ASTRI are rigged to take on larger and heavier missions in deeper and more open waters. With the WASSP F3X-L, the FDA FINN AND FDA ASTRI can carry out bottom mapping down to a depth of around 1000 meters.
NIKLAS and EMILIE are delivered from Fitjar Mekaniske Verksted AS. The design for NIKLAS is the HFMV M26 Isdahl class. NIKLAS has state-of-the-art facilities and is equipped with tire machinery dimensioned to master heavy and challenging work tasks. The design for EMILIE is HFMV W15 Sørfonn. The Sørfonn class is a solid vessel that can be adapted to heavy roofs, diving / ROV operations, lice / disease treatment and cleaning / flushing. It is also arranged for future extension of EMILIE. MIMMI is a vessel supplied by Moen Marin AS with design NabCat 1498 / 1000MD on the 2nd floor. The vessel is equipped with Stealth net washers. Read more about our vessels.
OUR DIVING TEAM
Our divers have the necessary certificates, knowledge and experience about / from both construction & civil engineering, the aquaculture industry and the fishing industry, and can work down to 50 meters. General manager Keneth Larsen has worked with professional diving since 1989. We can make underwater film recordings with divers to document inspections or show what measures, repairs or improvements should be made. As an alternative to diving, we can offer inspection with ROV.
Karen, Light Diving Craft / ROV vessel 2.95 m x 14.6 m, is FDA AS's diving boat delivered from Brødrene Hukkelberg AS. The boat has an average maximum speed of 30 knots, and has very good seaworthiness with gyro stabilization that removes around 90 percent of the boat's rolling. In addition to gyro stabilization, the boat is equipped with a diving panel from Safe Air Diving and a bottle bank for breathing gas in lightweight composite material, maneuvering and positioning system, hydraulics, high pressure washer and crane for handling ROV. It is well mounted with work lights on board, powerful bow lights and gyro-stabilized searchlight. Both main and standby divers have warm vests.
For the aquaculture industry, we perform uptake and release of moorings, installation of facilities and fleet, towing, inspections, and washing of cages and nets.
We also take assignments in construction with ex. assembly, laying and lowering of sea pipelines, drilling and blasting, formwork and casting, welding work, transport of materials and equipment and underwater inspections. Read more about our services.