The Pipe Lay Barge Huseynov (PLBH) was built in 1987 by Rauma-Repola, Finland and is designed as a pipelayer barge for general purpose offshore construction work in the Caspian Sea. The vessel is classed by Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RMRS) and is registered in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Navalprogetti s.r.l. was charged to carry out the engineering of the vessel upgrade, that consisted in:
– Replacement of tensioners.
– Replacement of an A&R traction winch system (including associated equipment).
– Replacement of Generator Sets (including associated equipment).
– Further minor modifications.