compared to the accoms vessels the Scandinavians put together this still looks Coon Ass but what the hell. It is an American owned vessel in the GoM with an American crew even if foreign flagged. GOOD ON HORNBECK
February 11, 2014 By MarEx
Hornbeck Offshore Services has recently configured the HOS Achiever to provide large scale offshore accommodation services.
The DP-3 vessel now features berthing for nearly 267 persons and an active motion-compensated gangway for safe and easy access to offshore installations.
With a focus on passenger comfort, the HOS Achiever offers active and passive roll damping. The new configuration expands on the company’s experience in providing flotel solutions since the HOS Achiever delivered in 2008.
Features include two state-of-the-art galleys, wireless Internet connections, theaters, lounges, a coffee and tea room, an exercise room, an Internet café / quiet room, locker rooms and a recreation/game room.
Other vessel features include a Sikorsky-92 rated helideck, helicopter re-fueling capabilities, and a 160 Mt crane.