Pioneering Spirit - a giant among ships by tonnage

The Pioneering Spirit is the largest vessel in the world, both in its class and overall in terms of tonnage.

Its dimensions are no more modest than its weight. Its maximum length is 477 meters and its width is 124 meters. Powerful Electric motors, which receive electricity from 9 diesel generators, 11, 200 Kilowatts each + 1 auxiliary 5040 Kilowatts, allow this colossus to move. The total power of the power plant is 94, 640 Kilowatts, which is more than 128 thousand horsepower.

The vessel is used for installation, transportation and removal of drilling platforms from the drilling site.