Normand Searcher

70-100 m

200-500 kWh

Normand Searcher was retrofitted in 2018 with Corvus Orca Energy batteries.

Corvus ESS specifications:

Name Normand Searcher
Owner Solstad Rederi
Operator Equinor
Integrator Vard
Segment Offshore Oil & Gas
Sub-segment Offshore support vessels
Vessel type PSV
Dynamic Positioning DP2
ESS capacity 497 kWh
Corvus product Corvus Orca ESS
Delivery year 2018
Ship yard Vard Brattvåg
Ship design UT 751 E
Newbuild/Retrofit Retrofit
Vessel size 93 x 21 x 6,6
Gross tonnage 4,755 t
Deadweight tonnage 5,127 t
IMO no 9388950
Area of Operation Norway
Ship system Hybrid
Bus Voltage 800-1100 VDC
Class DNV
Flag state Norway

Estimated annual savings

Battery operation

Load Levelling

Peak Shaving

Spinning Reserve