49.34mtr Side Cast Dredge – had major docking (2020) to upgrade to 2C AMSA survey and now with Bed Leveller capability.Shallow draft seagoing vessel especially designed to remove material from the bar or channels of coastal inlets and or any dredging project.Will pump material 40m from end of outlet boom.Bridge and accommodation air-conditioned.
This unique side casting dredge pumps the material directly overboard through an elevated boom out to 40m – thus its shallow draft is unchanged as it constructs or maintains a channel. The vessel is self sustaining to work in remote locations. Can dredge to depth of 8.23metres.2 x Caterpillar 500 HP on dredge pump.750kw power for the dredge pump.Drag head-16″ rectangular head with teeth.2 trailing pipes-1 aft-1 forward.
Extensive overall refit in 2021 – just completed.