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Lunar Champ H622 Renault 4 berth Motorhome parked in Cromarty Fishertown
The Oil Platform seen in the background anchored just off the North Sutor in the Cromarty Firth, is the Stena Don.
According to their web site, the STENA DON is a dynamically positioned )Class 3 ), harsh environment sem-submersible drilling, completion and workover vessel for worldwide operations. The drilling unit is currently outfitted for drilling operations in water depths from 426 to 1,640 ft. Deeper water operations are achievable through additional subsea equipment.
Picture added on 12 May 2010 at 15:08