Bennett Offshore

ORCA 2500  Self Elevating Platform

The ORCA 2500 self-propelled and self-elevating platform is designed as a multi-purpose workhorse of the industry. The configuration above is capable of operating in water depths of up to 65m and is suitable for a wide variety of operations, such as:

  • Well intervention
  • Auxiliary accommodations
  • Construction and maintenance of shallow water offshore platforms and wind farms
















  • PRINCIPAL PARTICULARS
    LENGTH (excluding helideck and thrusters)61.0 m
    WIDTH38.0 m
    DEPTH7.0 m
    DESIGN DRAFT4.35 m
    LOAD LINE DISPLACEMENT8,900 MT
    LEG LENGTH100.0 m
    LEG TYPEtubular
    MAXIMUM WATER DEPTH65.0 m
    CLEAR DECK AREAmin. 800 m2
    BARE DECK VARIABLE LOAD *up to 2,500 MT
    OPERATING VARIABLE LOAD (afloat and elevated)approx. 1,200 MT
    * Bare deck variable load is the variable load the hull can support
       in the absence of any superstructure (living quarters, cranes,
       helideck, etc.)


    CLASSIFICATION
    A1, SELF-ELEVATING UNIT, AMS, DPS-0


    HELICOPTERS
    AGUSTAWESTLAND AW189


    PRIME MOVERS
    4 X 1500 kW TURBO-CHARGED, AFTER-COOLED ENGINES
    1 X 340 kW EMERGENCY DIESEL GENERATOR


    PROPULSION & POSITIONING
    3 X 600 kW AZIMUTHING THRUSTERS
    1 X 600 kW TRANSVERSE BOW THRUSTER


    CRANES
    200 MT MAIN LEG ENCIRCLING CRANE
    50 MT DECK PEDESTAL CRANE


    DESIGN TRANSIT SPEED
    5 KNOTS CALM SEA


    ACCOMMODATIONS
    150 PERSONS ON BOARD (in 1 and 2 person rooms)


    JACKING SYSTEM
    KEPPEL OTD500FV-B SYSTEM (electric)


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