Baku Shipyard LLC

Khankendi – Subsea Construction Vessel

Build Year: 2017

Principal Dimensions

Yard NumberH103
Delivery Date2017
Crew22 person
Client4 person
Technical Team149 person
Total Capacity175 person
Main Engines6x4200 kW; 2x3100 kW
DP Saturation Diving Support18 men
Cranes900T & 50T
Length O.A155.00 m
Beam MLD32.00 m
Depth MLD13.00 m
Draught7.50 m
Vessel Speed13.50 knot

Basic Functions: Dive support, subsea construction, Subsea lifting & installation, HLS mode for umbilical and flexible pipe, Subsea repair and construction activities, Subsea emergency response.

Subsea Construction Vessel “KHANKENDI” Being Built For “SHAH DENIZ 2” Project
“Khankendi” is a state-of-the-art Subsea Construction Vessel (SCV) which is being built for stage two of the development the largest natural gas field in Azerbaijan to perform subsea construction activities on the Shah Deniz field between 2017 and 2027.

It was built to international and national legislative requirements applicable to the following operations that the Vessel will perform:

SCV Khankendi was jointly constructed at both Keppel Singmarine’s shipyard and Baku Shipyard. Two hull strips of the vessel have been constructed in Singapore and have been shipped via the Suez to the Black Sea and then through the Russian rivers Volga and Don to the newly established Baku Shipyard for the final joining with the bow block and hook-up with the accommodation block.


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