2014 Damen 3209 Shoalbuster multi-purpose tug is suited to all types of marine work including towing, anchor handling, dredging support, mooring, windfarm construction/operations, marine civil construction. The MTS Vanguard produces 3500bhp with a bollard pull of 50 tonnes.

General

  • Type of Vessel: Damen Shoalbuster 3209
  • Building Year: 2014
  • Basic Functions: Towing, Anchor handling, Dredging support, Pushing
  • Classification: Bureau Veritas I Mach Tug Unrestricted
  • IMO Number: 9688673
  • Gross Tonnage: 327
  • Call sign: J8B5082
  • Flag / Registry: St. Vincent / Kingstown

Dimensions

  • Length o.a.: 32.27 m
  • Beam o.a.: 9.35 m
  • Depth at sides: 3.60 m
  • Draft aft: 3.30 m

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel Oil: 220.00 m3
  • Fresh Water: 40.80 m3
  • Lube Oil: 7.30 m3
  • Hydraulic Oil: 3.10 m3

Performances

  • Bollard Pull: 50.5 t max
  • Speed (Max.): 11.5 knots

Propulsion System

  • Main Engines: 2 x CAT Type 3512C TB/HD
  • Total Power: 3500 hp (2610 kW) @ 1600 rpm
  • Gearboxes: 2 x Reintjes WAF 773/6.44:1
  • Propulsion: 2 x Promarin fixed pitch propellers
  • Diameter: 2 x 2250mm in Optima nozzles
  • Bow Thruster: 350 hp (257kW) hydraulically driven

Auxiliary Equipment

  • Generator Sets: 2 x Caterpillar C4.4 TA
  • Capacity: 2 x 107.5 kVA, 50Hz
  • Hydraulic: 1 x Caterpilar C18 TA-B
  • Capacity: 357 kW @ 1800 rpm
  • Transfer Pump: VWSI 8020, 50 m3/hr @ 4.8 bar Water
    VWSI 8020, 50m3/hr @ 4.8 bar Fuel

Deck Lay-out

  • Anchor: 2 x 360 kg Pool (HHP)
  • Deck Crane: Helia HLRM 170-4SL. 7.9 ton @ 15.93m
  • Crane Winch: 5 ton, Wire 50m x 18mm
  • Anchor Winch: DMT, WATW-H1000KN
  • Towing Winch: 150t brake holding
  • Towing Wire: 1st drum 850m x 44mm
    2nd drum 750m x 44mm
  • Tugger Winch: Dromec HPV-12000, 12 ton
  • Towing Pins: WK – Hydraulics SWL 50 tons
  • Chain Stopper: WK – Hydraulics SWL 75 tons