RED FUNNEL'S NEW ESCORT TUG

REDBRIDGE, a Voith Schneider tug was built by Yorkshire Dry Dock in Hull, UK for Red Funnel and is intended for shiphandling service in Southampton water. The tug will normally operate with a crew of three and is propelled by a pair of Stork Wartsila 9FHD240 engines, each delivering 1,510kW at 900rpm. On an overall length of 33m, the moulded breadth is 11.2m and the draught 4.8m, 120 tonnes of deadweight is available and the gross tonnage should come in at 399gt.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Ship & Boat Intl, n 7, Sept 1995, p 9 [2 p, 1 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Tugboats
  • Old TRIS Terms: Redbridge
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00718607
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 27 1996 12:00AM