Freddie S

17.5m wind farm support vessel   Vessel Datasheet

Built: Sept 2012, South Boats Special Projects
Classification:   MCA Category 2, 60 miles, 12 passengers and 2 crew
Construction: Aluminium
LOA: 17.5m
Beam: 7.4m
Draft: 1.6m, designed to dry out
Engines: 2 x 950hp MTU diesel engines, Twin Disc gearboxes (+swing for redundancy) with conventional fixed prop drive
Speed: 21 knots cruise / 23+ knots sprint
Cargo: 5 tons
Fuel: 8,000 litres
Electronics: GPS, Radar, Class A AIS, Echosounder, Anemometer, Sarfinder, EPIRB, Weather station, 240 volts provided from an inverter or the 6 KW generator
Welfare: 14 x sprung safety seats, 4 berths, Webasto heating, Calorifier, Toilet/shower, WiFi, TV, DVD and CD player, Hob and grill, Toaster, Microwave, Hot water urn
Fore deck: Large cargo area (27m²), Bow strengthening with step-over fendering, Safety rails, Lifting eyes, Tannoy, Floodlights, CCTV, 1 ton hydraulic winch, Bonfiglioli P5000L crane, 200 bar pressure washer
Aft Deck: Large cargo area (29m²), Lifting eyes, CCTV, Easy access to the sea for divers and MOB, Moon pool for survey equipment, Dive gas cylinder storage