WID Dredging and Plough Vessel
SHB2711 is a 27 metre Shoalbuster designed specifically by Damen Shipyards for UK Dredging. She is specified to provide multi purpose dredging support with WID, bed-levelling, buoy handling and survey capability.
The vessel is diesel electric, with 2 x Permanent Magnet Water Cooled 750KW propulsion motors and a 145KW bowthruster.
Her principle duties are as a Water Injection Dredger and a bed leveller. Her WID Skid and 10 metre plough is capable of working at a depth of 25 metres.
Fully equipped with DGPS and digital mapping her survey equipment is fully compatible with all of UK Dredging's fleet and able to act on a stand-alone basis. A Winch encoder accurately determines plough depth so that the combined package offers a complete survey and bed levelling service.
|Builder||Damen Shipyards, Hardinxveld|
Offshore support vessel
Tug (design bollard pull 25 ton)
|Gross Tonnage||321 tonnes|
|Length Overall||27.05 m|
|Beam Overall||11.6 m|
|Draught Maximum||2.55 m|
|Hydraulic A Frame||Huisman Equipment|
SWL 30 ton
|Main Propulsion||2x Permanent Magnet motors,|
2x 750 kW @ 1600 rpm
|WID||Damen Dredging Equipment,|
EDOP 450L, 4000 m3/hr @ 2.5 bar
|Plough Width||10 m x weight 8 tonnes|
|Bollard Pull||25 tonnes|