A Field Support Vessel / Service Operation Vessel (SOV) is a multipurpose service vessel with a very stable platform for challenging offshore operations and with excellent dynamic positioning capabilities. A vast range of built-in functions allows charterers to meet changing requirements without expensive re-builds. Complying with all environmental standards these vessels are able to offer multiple flexible services in the area of underwater support, ROV operations, accommodation facilities, stand by services, fast rescue craft services and the usual supply functions. A large number of crew and operators can be accommodated on board. These highly powerful vessels have a hullform that is designed for large cargo capacity, low noise, good trim and stability, and to ensure excellent operability, even under harsh weather conditions.