Ship of the Week – THOR ASSISTER

Thor Offshore situated at Hosvik, Faroe Islands operates ships within the offshore  oil industry, specialising in support to the marine seismic acquisition sector.

One of the vessels that operate is the 2006 built offshore supply ship THOR ASSISTER.

She was built by Yuexin Ship Industry at Guangzhou in China as JAYA PUFFIN 5 until she was sold and renamed THOR ASSISTER during October 2006.

She was seen in Malta several times with her maiden call on 18th January 2007 berthing at DWQ 5 –


Then on 21st April 2007 she was seen berthed at Pinto 4 Wharf –


Calling again during October 2008 –


Back in 2011 she was seen shifting at Valletta on 1st August –



She was last seen entering Valletta back to 14th May 2015

Photos by Capt. Lawrence Dalli. Do not use these images without my permission. © All rights reserved. Malta Ship Photos & Action Photos –