The 196 grt vessel has an o a length of 127 ft, a draught of 19 ft 6 ins and two EMD 16-645 E7A engines developing 2800 bhp each at 900 rpm give a towing speed and service speed of 10 and 13 knots, respectively. The towing winch has a forward capstan line pull of 11400 lb at 25 ft/min and an aft capstan line of 11000 lb at 45 ft/min. The tug is used for towing petroleum-carrying barges 400 ft long. General arrangement is shown. Order from NSFI as No. 18985.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Reed (Thomas) Industrial Press Limited

    36/37 Cock Lane, Saracen's Head Building
    London EC1A 9BY,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Buster, B
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Accession Number: 00309443
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM