HAVFARM 1 (named “Jostein Albert”) is the world’s largest stationary Ocean Farm, constructed in Shandong Province, China, by CIMC Raffles, as a large-scale moored fish farm platform, to be installed offshore northern Norway.
The vessel’s loading weight is 37500MT, with L 385m x D 56.57m x B 59.5m, with a capacity for 10,000 tons of salmon. Following construction in China, it was transported by the world’s largest Heavy Transportation Vessel “BOKA VANGUARD” from Yantai in East China, to Hadsel in Northern Norway. The cargo ship has a load capacity up to 110,000 tons, but was 110m shorter than the “HAVFARM 1”. LOC was appointed to support the marine transportation operations.
LOC’s Scope of Work
- Marine Warranty Survey services for the review and approval of all loadout, sailaway, loading & final inspection before discharge of the “HAVFARM 1” onto the “BOKA VANGUARD”
- The scope of work was carried out as a joint effort by LOC China and LOC Norway, supported by LOC Singapore and Longitude in Singapore