Far Splendour

Compact, medium-sized platform supply vessel of the ULSTEIN P106 design. large capacities, optimised for good seakeeping and low fuel consumption. Equipped with FiFi.

Vessel type

Platform supply



Built by

Ulstein Verft AS



Owned by


Yard number


Designed by

Ulstein Design & Solutions AS

Ordered by

Farstad Shipping ASA

IMO Number


Principal dimensions

74.3 m
16 m
Dead weight:
3503 tonnes
Draught (max):
6.3 m
Speed (max):
14 kn
24 POB
Deck area:
700 sqm

Note: Subject to selected variant configuration


Deck load:
1475 t
Fuel oil (MDO):
847 cbm
Fresh water:
501 cbm
Ballast water:
1387 cbm
417 cbm


  • DnV + 1A1, SF, E0, DynPos AUT, Fire Fighter I, LFL*, CLEAN, COMF-V(3), DK(+), HL(+)

Ship history

First vessel of the ULSTEIN P106 design. Named on 20 December 2003 at Ulstein Verft, and delivered two days later. Was chartered by Peterson Supplylink, an SNS pool of six different oil companies, working from Den Helder in The Netherlands.

Milestone dates:
14 February; Contract signed
18 June; Keel laid
25 October; Launched
22 December; Delivered

By January 2013, Far Splendour had completed its term charter commitment for Peterson, and started to work in the North Sea spot market. During its time working for Peterson, the Far Splendourreportedly sailed around 250,000 miles, and made over 1,000 round trips from Den Helder to platforms in the Dutch sector of the North Sea.

2017: Still active - IMO 9294006. Flag: Douglas, Isle of Man, UK

From June 2017, Deep Sea Supply, Solstad Shipping and Farstad Shipping became one joint shipowning company, from 1 October 2018 the joint company is named Solstad Offshore.

2023: Far Splendour has been sold to Tidewater.

Please contact us for more information

Ulstein Verft AS

P. O. Box 158,
NO-6067 Ulsteinvik

Tel: +47 7000 8000