Wednesday, 19 August 2015 10:34

2 new tugs for Seacontractors Middelburg, Holland

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Seacontractors has taken delivery of two new anchor handling tugs of 70 tons bollard pull, named ATLANTIS and DIAN KINGDOM. As Seacontractors announced last year the workboat fleet would be expanding with new orders at Damen Shipyards Group, these vessels have now been delivered. The two originally built Stan Tugs have been completely converted into customized AHT workboats, and have been released from the Damen Song Cam shipyard in Haiphong on Wednesday the 12th of August 2015. After successfully performed sea trials at the end of July this year, Seacontractors is excited to put the two vessels into service. Both vessels departed from the shipyard at the beginning of last week. The Atlantis will commence her maiden towage trip from Singapore on 16th of August with destination Middle East, where the vessels will be stationed. These 70t bollard pull AHT workboats are a great addition to the existing fleet, enabling Seacontractors to pursue its ambitions and satisfy the specific needs of the maritime industry by offering specialized services.DIAN KINGDOM foto Seacontractors
(Press Release)

Specifications (according to Seacontractors):

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Type tug: AHT (customized/converted Damen Stan tugs)
Shipyard: Damen Song Cam shipyard, Haiphong, Vietnam
Trials: End of July 2015. Delivered: August 12th, 2015.
Port of Registry: Vlissingen, The Netherlands (Dutch flag).
length: 30 mtrs  beam: 11 mtrs  depth: 4,60 mtrs  operating draught: 4,80 mtrs
gross tonnage: 365 grt. displacement: 705 tons nrt: 109 tons
Main engines: 2x MTU 16V4000 M36R. Total power: 4.934 bhp (3.680 kW)
Propulsion: 2x fixed pitch propeller. Diameter 2800mm. Bowthruster: 215 kW
Speed: 13 knots. Bollard pull: 70 tons
Fire-fighting equipment installed.
Gearboxes: Reintjes WAF 873
Deck crane: 1.8T/10mtr
Winch type: DMT Waterfall anchor handling towing. Pullingforce: 40T. Holding force: 180T. Towing wire 2x800 diameter 50mm
Anchor handling DHT winch. Anchor handling 180m diameter 50mm wire fitted
Tugger winch 2x DMT 12T
Tow Pins / Guide Pins Karmoy SWL 300T
Pushbow: yes, incl. towingbit
Stern roller: SWL 100T
Free deckspace 90m2. Deck strength 3T/m2
Workboat Outboard engine 25hp, 4 pers
Classification: Bureau Veritas
Operating area: Middle East

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DIAN KINGDOM:
Callsign: PCTG
IMO: 9660944

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ATLANTIS:
First towage trip ATLANTIS: From Singapore on August 16th to the Middle East.
Call sign: PCHI
IMO no.: 9660932

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