Cableships of the World - 1
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Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Panama
Fu An
Shanghai, China
S. B. Submarine Systems Co. Ltd.
Installation/repair
2300 Tonnes
ROV / Plough capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Bahamas
Fu Lai
Shanghai, China
S. B. Submarine Systems Co. Ltd.
Repair / Lay
3200 tons
Plough / ROV Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Bahamas
Fu Hai
Shanghai, China
S. B. Submarine Systems Co. Ltd.
Repair / Lay
5700 tonnes / 2736 m3
Plough Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Bahamas
Fu Xing
Shanghai, China
S. B. Submarine Systems Co. Ltd.
Shallow Water Cable Layer
706 tonnes / 587 m3
ROV Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Bridgetown, Barbados
 IT Interceptor
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
IT International Telecom Inc.
Repair / Lay
2,600 tonnes
ROV / Plough Capability.
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Bridgetown, Barbados
 IT Intrepid
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
IT International Telecom Inc.
Repair / Lay / Remedial
1,700 tonnes
Plough / ROV Capability. Capable of bow or stern operations.
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Denmark
Peter Faber
Worldwide
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Lay / Repair
600 tons
Plough / ROV Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Denmark
Lodbrog
Keelung, Taiwan
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Repair / Lay
5,000 tons
ROV / Plough Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Denmark
Maersk Defender
Vancouver, Canada
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Repair / Lay
6,000 tons
ROV / Plough Capability

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose


Cable Capacity
Notes

Denmark
Maersk Recorder
Tees Offshore Base
Maersk Supply / CTC Marine Projects
Installation and Trenching of Power and Optical Cables,

Umbilicals and Flowlines and Survey Support.
4613 tons
ISU Plough, T2,  CMR3

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose


Cable Capacity
Notes

Denmark
Maersk Responder
Tees Offshore Base
Maersk Supply / CTC Marine Projects

Installation and Trenching of Power and Optical Cables,

Umbilicals and Flowlines and Survey Support.
4613 tons
ISU Plough, T1, PT1, 1500te Carousel, CMR4

Picture of the Telepatti Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Finland
Telepaatti
Turku, Finland
Relacom Finland Ltd.
Lay, Survey & Repair
250 tons
Plough/ROV capability - L
ength 42.6 metres, Beam 7.5 metres
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
France
Ile d'Aix
Calais, France
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Lay / Repair
2,000 tons
Plough / ROV Capability

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes

France
Ile de Batz
Worldwide
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Lay / Repair
5,500 tons
Plough / ROV Capability

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose

Cable Capacity
Notes

France
Ile de Brehat
Brest, France
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Repair / Lay
600 tons
ROV / Plough Capability

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose

Cable Capacity
Notes

France
Ile de Re
Noumea, New Caledonia
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Repair / Lay
5,000 tons
ROV / Plough Capability

Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose

Cable Capacity
Notes

France
Ile de Sein
Worldwide
Alcatel-Lucent / Alda
Repair / Lay
5,500 tons
Plough / ROV Capability
Picture of the Vercors Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Mauritius
Chamarel
Cape Town, South Africa
Orange Marine / Chamarel Marine Services
Repair / Lay
4000 tons
Plough and ROV capabilities
Picture of the Léon Thévenin Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
France
Léon Thévenin
Brest, France
Orange Marine
Repair/Lay
1000 tons
ROV capability
Picture of the Raymond Cruze Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
France
Raymond Croze
La Seyne sur Mer, France
Orange Marine
Repair/Lay
1300 tons
ROV capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
France
René Descartes
La Seyne sur Mer, France
Orange Marine
Lay/Repair
5800 tons
Plough and ROV capabilities
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Italy
Certamen
Catania, Italy
Elettra Tlc S.p.A.
Repair / Lay / Survey
1200 tons
Multipurpose Vessel
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Luxembourg
Seven Phoenix (formerly Pertinacia)
UK
Subsea 7 International (UK).
Repair / Lay
6000 tons
Plough / ROV capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Italy
Teliri
Catania, Italy
Elettra Tlc S.p.A.
Repair / Lay
2500 tons
Plough / ROV capability
Picture of the Guilio Verne Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Italy
Giulio Verne
Castellamare Di Stabia, Naples, Italy
Pirelli
Lay and Repair
8000 Tons
Plough and ROV Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Korea
Segero
Pusan, Korea
KST
Repair/Lay
4200 tons
ROV capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Japan
KDD Ocean Link
Yokohama, Japan
KCS
Lay/Repair
2300 m3
Plough / ROV capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Japan
KDD Pacific Link
Moji Port, Kita-Kyushu, Japan
KCS
Lay/Repair
4500 tons
Plough capability
Picture of the Subaru Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Japan
Subaru
Yokohama, Japan
NTT WE Marine
Repair/Lay
4000 tons
Plough Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Philippines
PLDT
Manila, Philippines
NTT WE Marine
Repair/Lay
169 m3
ROV Capability
Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Panama
Networker
Batam, Indonesia
Global Marine Systems Limited
Installation and Maintenance
650 tons nominal
Shallow Water Deep Burial Capability
Picture of the Kemj Country of Registry
Cableship Name
Baseport
Owner/Operator
Purpose
Cable Capacity
Notes
Russia
Kemj & Biriusa
Vladivostok, Russia
RF Navy
Repair
600 tons
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