"Boa Jarl" is a sister vessel to the AHTS "Boa Bison" currently under construction at the same yard at Fosen with planned delivery in 2Q 2014. The vessel is of VS 491 CD AHTS design, with an overall length of 91m, breadth of 22m, a bollard pull of minimum 285t and with an integrated ROV hangar. The vessel also comes with an upgraded ice class and thruster capacity compared with its sister vessel.
NFDS Offshore 2 AS is a subsidiary of Det Nordenfjeldske Dampskibsselskap AS where BOA Offshore AS holds a major stake. BOA Offshore AS will be the manager and operator of the vessel.