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Stena Tay
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No: 1997   Contributor: Rick Vince   Companies: Stena   Year: 2009
Stena Tay

Alongside the AstiCan ship repair yard at Las Palmas on 29/11/2009, towards the end of a three month+ repair and overhaul contract.
Built in 1981 by Götaverken, Arendal as “Safe Gothia” to 2000, “Stena Tay” since 28,592 g.t.
Described as an ultra-deep water, dynamically positioned, twin pontoon, column stabilised
drilling unit; capable of drilling operations in up to 8,100 ft.of water.
She underwent a major upgrade in 1999 by the Far East Levingston Shipyard, Singapore May 1999 for a 5 year deepwater drilling and development contract with Shell.
Picture added on 08 January 2010 at 08:42
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Worked on her for 2 and a half years, just left her the tail end of last year 2011, 2 and a half great years.
Miss the crack and her, I'm sure Stena are laughing all the way to the bank after selling her though

Added by Jake on 14 March 2012.
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