Due to expansion of activities the tug ‘Waterland’ has been taken into bareboat charter by Wagenborg Towage. ‘Waterland’ is a 71 tonnes bollard pull Damen Shoalbuster 3511.
‘Waterland’ is equipped with 2 Caterpillar engines with a total capacity of 5072 hp. This power is converted into traction by the two fixed pitch propellers with nozzles of 2700mm. For maneuvering, she also has a hydraulic bow thruster with 400hp capacity. On deck a 100 tons Ridderinkhof towing winch is installed with 1010m wire on a drum and Karm Fork towing pins for the safe towing operations.
‘Waterland’ is Wagenborg’s largerst tug with a gross tonnage of 600 tonnes. She will mainly be deployed for sea towing transport and projects with heavy cargo deck pontoons, such as the new 20.000 DWT pontoon Wagenborg Barge 11.
|Type||Damen Shoalbuster 3511|
|Port of registry||Delfzijl, The Netherlands|
|Length over all||35,25 m|
|Breadth over all||11,60 m|
|Gross tonnage||600 t|
|Nett tonnage||180 t|
|Bollard pull||71 t|