Ocean Star is a 27 metre steel-hulled offshore support vessel working under the MCA Code of Practice for small vessels under the Jersey Flag under Cat 1 operations (150 miles offshore).
Ocean Star is located on the South Coast of the United Kingdom but can be deployed anywhere within the UK or Europe if necessary. She was built in 1968 and underwent a complete refit in 2011 to modern standards.

She is a British flagged vessel registered in Jersey and certified to MCA Cat 2 with Cat 1 upgrade in 2013.

The vessel can carry 11,000 litres of fresh water and 25 tonnes of fuel for an exceptional endurance with a cruising speed of 7-9 knots and a maximum of 11knots.

Power is provided throughout the ship via 1 x 50kva and 1 x 40kva generator sets.
Wheelhouse area fitted with a wide range of modern electronics and navigation equipment.
The stern of Ocean Star provides a hydraulic A frame with a lit 6m x 3m working area.
Onboard accommodation down below currently comprises of the following:

  • 1 x Captain's 2 berth cabin
  • 3 x 2 berth cabins in mid section of ship
  • 1 x 4 berth cabin in mid section
  • 1 x 6 berth cabin forward
All the cabins have heating and are provided with duvets and bedding for a comfortable stay.

The cabins are very clean, quiet and comfortable with plenty of storage room and spacious sleeping berths. The cabins are all well insulated from engine room noise.

On the main deck there are two heads / shower rooms and a spacious galley and laundry room.
Onboard accommodation consists of a series of comfortable single, twin and 6 berth cabins.
Ocean Star offers a spacious galley area with a full range of food preparation facilities.
UK MCA Cat 1
Length Overall
27 metres
6.5 metres
3.2 metres
1968 with major refit in 2011
500hp Stork main engine
Aux. Power
1 x 40kVA set powering 230v AC throughout the ship
Variable between 3.5 and 11 knots
Fuel Consumption
500 litres/day @ 6 knots
1000 litres/day @ 10 knots
Fuel Capacity
18000 litres
Water Capacity
11000 litres
Deck Machinery
Hydraulic A Frame on Stern with a lit 6m x 3m working area
1 x Captain's 2 berth cabin
3 x 2 berth cabins in mid section of ship
1 x 4 berth cabin in mid section
1 x 6 berth cabin forward
Marine Crew
1 x Skipper
2 x Watch Keepers
1 x Cook
Nav Equipment
Sea Pro 3000 Electric Charting System
2 x Radar - one with ARPA and AIS
3 x GPS and electronic gyro compass
Autopilot and 2 x VHF DSC
Registered Office:

Workboat Charters Offshore Ltd
28 Mortimer Road
Cubley, Penistone
South Yorkshire S36 9DF
Contact Gary Goodyear
+ 44(0) 7919 211 137
Email gary.goodyear@workboat-charters.com

Contact Rich Stevenson
+ 44(0) 7876 256 353
Email rich.stevenson@workboat-charters.com