Shell Prelude FLNG
Supporting the World's Largest Floating Structure
Teekay Australia will be supplying specialised tugs known as Infield Support Vessels (ISVs) for Prelude FLNG. This project involves the design, building and operation of three new vessels to support Shell’s multi billion dollar investment in floating LNG extraction. Shell has selected the innovative RotorTug design, ART 100-42 which was developed with our joint venture partners Kotug.
Teekay Australia offers technical, crew, and commercial management for customers. This includes third-party managed vessels, where the customer is the owner, and Teekay manages the vessel on their behalf.
Teekay Australia advises on all aspects of the marine industry and provides expertise in areas such as shipping feasibility studies, stowage, engineering, logistics, HSE, regulation, compliance and quality assurance. We also have staff specializing in project management and supervision on a variety of vessels.
Teekay Australia provides services to a variety of customers, including RAN, Department of Defence, Australian Customs and Border Protection, Woodside, BHPB, Tolls, AGR, Caltex to name a few.
The World's Quietest Research Vessel
The Commonwealth Government committed a$120 million to the purchase of a new ocean-going research vessel for the Marine National Facility. Teekay Australia Pty Ltd was awarded the contract in January 2011 to design, build and commission the new vessel. Given the name RV Investigator after a national naming competition, the 89-metre ship accommodates 40 scientists and 20 crew and cover 10 000 nautical miles in each voyage.
The First Civilian Managed Vessel for Australian Navy
In 2012, Teekay Australia signed on to manage the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) newest vessel, Australian Defence Vessel ADV Ocean Shield, further advancing Teekay Australia’s growing relationship with the Commonwealth of Australia Government and Defence department.
Ocean Shield became the first vessel for RAN with full civilian crew and full civilian technical management.