M/V Provider

Provider is unique in design; she carries 10 000 kg of deck cargo at speeds in excess of 25 knots with good sea keeping and maintaining excellent fuel efficiency.

Provider is multifunctional and perfectly fitted for serving offshore wind farms as she is able to carry generators, diving equipment, decompression chambers and other equipment. Provider can make transfers of 12 passengers and carry out diving and survey duties.

Fitted with Volvo Penta’s IPS1050, Provider achieves sprint speeds in excess of 30 knots and fuel consumption as low as 110 L/h at over 20 knots cruising. The IPS system with multi joystick helm positions enables full sideways motion and water jet like maneuverability.

Vessel specification

Built 2007, Hull 003, South Boats Special Projects Ltd. Isle of Wight, UK

Class notification

  • UK Designed In accordance with Lloyds Rules for Special Service Craft
  • DMA (Danish Maritime Administration) cargo ship notice F

Overview

  • Trading area: World wide
  • Call sign: OXUG2
  • Complement total: 12 pax + crew
  • Range: 350 Nm
  • Gross tonnage: 21,5 t
  • Hull: Aluminium
  • Displacement (light ship): 22 t
  • Length o. a.: 14,70 m
  • Breadth: 6,40 m
  • Draught (base to DWL): 1,52 m
  • Bunker capacity, diesel oil: 2554 liters
  • Fresh water capacity: 350 liters
  • Total aft deck capacity: 39,2 m2
  • Aft deck dimensions: 7,0 m X 5,8 m
  • Total forward deck capacity: 7,7 m2
  • Forward deck dimensions: 1,4 m X 5,5 m

Cargo handling

  • Max cargo capacity on deck: 20 t
  • Deck crane: One
  • Maker: Palfinger
  • Model: PK10000M
  • Max lifting capacity: 5460 kg
  • Max lifting capacity @ max outreach: 800 kg@ 11 m
  • Max winch capacity: 1500 kg

Main and auxilary machinery

  • Main engines: 2 x Volvo Penta D13-800
  • Power: 2 x 515 /700 kW/ HP
  • Propulsion type: Volvo Penta IPS (pod – fixed propellers)
  • Propulsion equipment: Volvo Penta IPS3
  • Auxiliary engine: Beta Marine 75 HP
  • Output: 17 kVA 220V

Navigation and communication equipment

  • Radar: Furuno FR-8062
  • El. chart system: Transas Navisailor / Furuno Navnet C-map
  • AIS: Furuno FA-150 Class A
  • GMDSS: A1
  • Heading system: Furuno Satellite Compass SC-50
  • GPS/DGPS: Furuno GP-150
  • GPS: Furuno GP-32
  • Autopilot: Simrad AP-25
  • Depth sounder: Furuno FCV-620
  • Crew finder: Taiyo Musen TDL1550 VHF DF Reciever
  • Navtex: Furuno NX-700B