M/V Preceder

M/V Preceder is an ice going Crew Transfer Vessel.

With her specially designed steel hull and good sea keeping qualities, she is excellent for winter use and icy conditions.

Vessel specification

Built 1975, AB Mohögs Verstad, Sweden

Class notification

  • Transportstyrelsen

Overview

  • Trading area: World wide
  • Call sign: SCRH
  • Complement total: 12 pax + crew
  • Range: 300 Nm
  • Gross tonnage: 27 t
  • Net tonnage: 8 t
  • Hull: Steel
  • Displacement (light ship): 35 t
  • Length o. a.: 14,59 m
  • Breadth: 4,75 m
  • Draft: 2,5 m
  • Bunker capacity, diesel oil: 2 x 1000 liters
  • Fresh water capacity: 200 liters
  • Slop tanks: 100

Cargo and safety equipment

  • Light: Noak YZ-250
  • Anchor: Danforth
  • Anchor weight: 20 kg
  • Safety: Life rafts, DSB, LR 07 SOLAS B, 6 pers, 2012

Main and auxilary machinery

  • Main engines: Volvo TMD120A
  • Power: 370 HP
  • Propulsion type: Fixed Propellers
  • Auxiliary engine: Lister Petter
  • Output: 2,3 kW / 24 Volt
  • Speed max: 8 knots
  • Bunker consumption: 13-14 liters/h

Navigation and communication equipment

  • Radar: Furuno FR-802D
  • GMDSS: A1
  • Compass: Cassens & Plath Beta 2 120 mm
  • VHF: 2 x Shipmate RS8000