M/V Carrier

Carrier is a 26 m Damen Twin Axe vessel, built for high performance and high quality.

M/V Carrier is a Damen Twin Axe vessel. The Damen Twin Axe is derived from an extensive research and development program for optimization of sea keeping and maneuverability at offshore operations. The Damen Twin Axe is a significant step forward from more conventional seagoing High Speed Vessels, due to the unique and superior characteristics of its hull form, which ensures low resistant, high sustained speed in waves and superior sea keeping.

Vessel specification

Built 2013, Damen Shipyards, Gornichem

Class notification

  • Bureau Veritas I • Hull • MACH, fast Utility vessel
  • Service Area 3

Overview

  • Trading area: World wide
  • Call sign: OWOP2
  • Complement total: 12 pax + crew
  • Range: 700 Nm
  • Gross tonnage: 167 t
  • Hull: Aluminium
  • Displacement (light ship): 50 t
  • Length o. a.: 25,75 m
  • Breadth: 10,40 m
  • Max Draught: 2,20 m
  • Bunker capacity, diesel oil: 14 200 liters
  • Trim tank capacity: 7 8000 liters
  • Fresh water capacity: 1 800 liters
  • Slop tanks: 330 liters

Cargo handling

  • Total deck space: 90 m2
  • Container fittings: 4 x 10″ container
  • Specific deck load: 1,5 mt/m2
  • Max cargo capacity on deck: 15 t
  • Deck crane: Helia
  • Model: HLM 20-25
  • S.W.L: 2200 kg @ 8,6 m
  • Winch capacity: Helia MW 22 2150kg @ 8,6m

Main and auxilary machinery

  • Main engines: 2 x Catepillar C32 TTA
  • Power: 1790 bkW (2400 bhp) 1800 – 2000 rpm
  • Propulsion type: Fixed Pitch Propellers
  • Gearboxes: Reintjes ZWVS 440/1 (two speed)
  • Generator set: 2 x Caterpillar C2.2
  • Output: 22,5 kW- 28 kVA / 400 V
  • Bowthruster: Hydrosta 2 x 50 kW

Navigation and communication equipment

  • Radar: JRC JMA5212-4 MK2
  • El. Transas Navisailor 4000 and Maxsea Furuno mini ECS
  • AIS: JRC JHS 182
  • GMDSS: A2
  • Heading system: JRC JRL-21
  • Magnetic Compass: Cassens & Plath Reflecta
  • GPS/DGPS: JRC JRL-20
  • Autopilot: Alphatron Seapilot MFC
  • Depth sounder: JCR JFE-380
  • Navtex: JCR NCR -333
  • Man over board System: Sea Marshall SAR finder 1003