In January 2018 the two monster crane ships from Seaways Heavy Lift, Oleg Strashnov and Stanislav Yudin docked at Invergordon in the Cromarty Firth. Imagery taken with full permissions from the Port of Cromarty Firth.
The Oleg Strashnov is a unique hull shape and is outfitted with the latest technology. Its 5,000 tonnes revolving crane has a main hook lifting height of 102m. There are 800 tonnes and 200 tonnes auxiliary hooks and a 30 tonnes trolley hoist.
The crane vessel Stanislav Yudin has a 2,500 tonnes revolving crane, a 500 tonnes auxiliary hook and a 30 tonnes trolley hoist. With 78.4 m on the main hook and 100.8 m on the auxiliary, the Stanislav Yudin is ideal for a broad range of offshore installation tasks.