Built in 2017 by Keppel Singmarine, the MPV Everest is an ice class, multipurpose construction vessel operated by Maritime Construction Services.


  • Ice class 1A-Super
  • Length: 140 m
  • Beam: 30 m
  • Gross tonnage: 21,943 T
  • Crane capacity: main – 250 mt AHD, secondary – 50 mt AHC
  • Special features: 7.2 m2 moon pool
  • Passengers 140 total (60 single cabins, 40 twin cabins)

Antarctic service

Operating in the Arctic and the Antarctic as a research vessel, the MPV Everest was chartered by the Australian Antarctic program in the 2020/21 season while the RSV Nuyina was under construction and commissioning.