Feature and Description

  • Name: Hercules II
  • Flag Singapore
  • Port of Registration Singapore
  • Callsign 9V5356
  • Built 1996
  • Class ABS # A1 (E) Barge + PAS

Principal dimensions

  • Length 91.00 m
  • Breadth (moulded) 43.00 m
  • Depth (moulded) 8.50 m
  • Displacement 16,500 T (even keel)
  • Gross Tonnage 10,560 T
  • Nett Tonnage 3,168 T
  • Speed 7 knots
  • Deck loading 15 mt/m2
  • Fuel bunker capacity 445 m3
  • Fresh water capacity 210 m3
  • Ballast water capacity 12,600 m3

A-frame working position

  • For creating more deck space for cargo on the main deck, the A-frame of the sheerleg can be skidded along fixed tracks into three working positions:
  • Position 1: Located at 5200 mm from forward of vessel
  • Position 2: Located at 33000 mm from forward of vessel
  • Position 3: Located at 59000 mm from forward of vessel

Generators

  • Main generator 3 units diesel engine driven generators of output capacity 1940 kW @0.7 pf
  • Auxiliary generator 1 unit diesel engine driven generator of output capacity 600 kW @0.7 pf
  • Emergency generator 1 unit diesel engine driven generator of output capacity 200 kW @0.8 pf
  • Mooring winches 8 point mooring 30T cap. 1000 m of 44 mm diam. wire rope

Winches

  • Luffing: 2 units luffing winches providing maximum luffing speed of 0.833m/min at full load
  • Main hoist: 4 units main hoisting winches each capable of hoisting speeds 2m/min at full load of 800MT and 4m/min at light/no load
  • 60 MT aux. hoist: 2 units aux. hoisting winches each capable of hoisting speeds of 5m/min at full load of 38 MT and 10 m/min at light/no load
  • Cargo handling: 4 units cargo winches capable of pulling 20 MT at 10m/min
  • Anchor mooring class anchor 1 unit class anchor winch for handling the 5515 kg AC14 bow anchor via 66 mm grade 3 anchor chain
  • Accommodation 34 persons