The 19.5m tug / workboat "Chimera" has a cruising speed of 8 knots and is capable of carrying 12 passengers and 3 crew.
It is fitted out internally with bunks, shower, toilet and hand basin.
On deck, the vessel has a 3.5 tonne hiab crane with a working radius of 750kg @ 6.2 metres, 1400kg @ 4.2 metres and 2800kg @ 2 metres.
Chimera Specifications :
Length : 19.5 metres
Cruising speed : 8 knots
Beam : 3.8 metres
Range : 3000 miles
Draught : 2.2 metres
Fresh water : 1000 Gallons
Main Engine : 400hp 2 stroke BW Alpha
Clutch : BW Alpha
Bow thruster : 320hp 4 stroke diesel driving hydraulic thruster, 1 metre diameter
Generator : Deutsch air cooler driving 35kva 415v 3ph 50 cycle alternator
Aux ENG : LP 8 bar, MP 25 Bar, HP 323 diving supply and bottle. Charging driven by 3ph electric motor
Hydraulics : LP 20 bar driving forward winch, capstans and aft capstans driven from aux eng hp220 bar@ 27 LPM powered by 3ph electric motor. Deck mounted outlets with snap couplers
Hiab crane : 3.5 tonne. Working radius - email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, 2800kg@2m
Pumps : 2" deck suction in-built pump with deck outlet. 6" suction Coventry Climax Godiver pump with 2 in no. 4" outlets. Hand portable.
Electrics : 415v 3 phase 50 cycles 35kva, 240v 1 phase 50 cycles. 220v 110v AC, 24v DC, 12v DC and 4 in No. 500W halogen deck lights
Facilities : Electric power, cooker, bunks, H&C pressurised water, Domestic flush toilet, shower, hand basin. An aluminium 'POD' unit complete with table and chairs. Computer outlets can be fitted behind the wheel house for trials work when required. The wheel house roof is approx. 15ft above water and is surrounded by hand rails and can be accessed by ladder.
The multi-purpose trials vessel MTV3, is fully equipped with a deck crane and moon pool and has a 4-point mooring system. The vessel is fitted with sleeping, washing and cooking facilities and has a workshop area with benches, electricity supply and fresh water.
MTV3 Specifications :
Length between particulars : 21.6m
Breadth moulded : 6.47m
Depth moulded : 2.37m
Draught lightship : 0.6m
Anchor winches (4) : Four point mooring positioning
Cargo carrying : Deck 20 tonnes, Holds 80 tonnes depending on weather conditions
Deck Power : Electric power sockets, 415v, 220v & 110v
Fire salvage : 53 cu. mts of water per hour via deck connections
Fresh water : 1000 ltr storage tank
Generator : 39 kva, 3 phase, 415v, 50hz @ 15000 rpm
Hiab deck crane : 10 tonnes @ 1.7m, 2 tonnes @ 8.4m & 6 tonnes over centre line of workshop access hatch and moon-pool
Moon Pool : approx. 2mÂ² with 150mm cable access to workshop area
Workshop : Bench area, electric & fresh water
Workshop hatch : Access clearance : 3.5m x 1.4m
Available for : Trials work, Diving platform, Cargo, Salvage platform, Ship repairs
Annual contracts are received for the hire of the Chimera and MTV3. Both vessels are fully equipped to assist the contracts to be carried out, including catering and sleeping facilities.