Samson B

17.5m wind farm support vessel   Vessel Datasheet

Built: Aug 2010, Lyme Boats, Exeter
Classification:   MCA Category 2, 60 miles, 12 passengers and 2 crew
Construction: Aluminium
LOA: 17.5m
Beam:  6.4m
Draft: 1.6m, designed to dry out
Engines: 2 x 872hp Caterpillar diesel engines, Twin Disc gearboxes (+swing for redundancy) with conventional fixed prop drive
Speed: 23 knots cruise / 25+ knots sprint
Cargo: 5 tons
Fuel: 8,000 litres
Electronics: GPS, Radar, Class A AIS, Echosounder, Sarfinder, EPIRB, Weather Station, 240 volts provided from an inverter or 11 KW generator
Welfare: 14 x sprung safety seats, 4 Berths, Webasto heating, Calorifier, Toilet/Shower, WIFI, TV, DVD and CD player, Oven, Hob and Grill, Toaster, Microwave, Hot water urn
Fore Deck: Large cargo area (24m²), Bow strengthening with step-over fendering, Safety rails, Tannoy, Floodlights, CCTV, 1 Ton hydraulic winch, Bonfiglioni crane, 200 Bar pressure washer
Aft Deck: Large cargo area (14m²), CCTV, Easy access to the sea for divers and MOB, Moon pool for survey equipment, Flood lights