Vessel Description

Purpose designed multi-function catamaran built to exacting requirements. The vessel is designed to fit a number of applications appropriate to her size including passenger transfer, assisting tug, anchor handling vessel, survey vessel (moon pool), fast cargo transport and sweeping (shallow water) operations. Jet units have been utilised to allow for shallow water operations while allowing maximum thrust and maneuverability. The vessel will comfortably cruise at 17 knots with a maximum speed of 20 knots. Accommodation spaces are air conditioned with room for surveyors and equipment.

PRINCIPAL PARTICULARS

  • Vessel Type: Multi Configuration Catamaran
  • Year Built: 2012
  • Flag: Queensland
  • Operational Area: Restricted Offshore Operations
  • Class: MSQ survey 1D and 2C
  • GRT / NRT: n/a
  • Speed (free run): 18 knots
  • Accommodation 1D = 32 pax + 2 crew. All space a/c
  • Bollard Pull: 3.5 tonne (est)
  • Length OA: 13.8 mtrs
  • Breadth: 6.42 mtrs
  • Depth: 1.71 mtrs
  • Summer Draft: 0.80 mtrs
  • Summer Draft: 0.80 mtrs
  • Light Ship: n/a
  • Fuel Capacity: 2000 ltrs
  • Fuel Consumption: 120 ltrs per hour
  • F/water Capacity: 800 ltrs

PROPULSION MACHINERY

  • Main Engines: 2 x Cummins QSB5.9
  • Power Rating: 2 x 315 kW (845 HP)
  • Gearboxes: ZF280 1.3:1 reduction live PTO driving variable displacement Hyd pumps
  • Propellers: 2 x Jet units
  • Steering: Gear Jet
  • Bow Thruster: Yes

AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT

  • Generator: Fisher Panda
  • Capacity: 8 kVA, coupled to 2500 watt AC inverter
  • Fuel Transfer p/p: Nil

DECK EQUIPMENT

  • Towing Hook Yes – rotary quick release
  • Deck Winch Yes – Hydraulic – 1.2 tonne direct line pull
  • Stern Roller S/S polished radius wear plate
  • Crane Yes – removable – max reach 4.7 mtrs, SWL 800kg @ 3.2 mtrs
  • A – Frame Fitted to be used with the deck winch and crane