Marcon International Inc.
:: Search All Listings
:: List Your Vessel
:: Get A Tow Quote
PRESS ROOM CONTACT MARCON SITE MAP Wed, Dec 13, 2017 00:57:43 PST SITE SEARCH MEMBER LOG-IN

Search for a Vessel or Barge by file number.

Home Page
Search Marcon's Listings
· Vessel Listing Search
» Barge Listing Search
· Search Help
List Your Vessel
More Featured Vessels

News - Articles
Newsletters
Market Reports
Country Briefs
Sales Reports

Press Releases
About Marcon
Library

News - Articles Archives
Newsletter Archives
Market Report Archives
More Country Briefs

Get Adobe Acrobat Reader

More Information Print Listing E-mail Marcon about Listing E-mail Listing to a Friend

Barge Listing Search
Last Update: 04-Dec-17
Barge Specifications
Available for: Sale, Charter
 
File No. MB21082
Hover Barge 
Flag:  U.S. 
Built:  2009
Rebuilt: 
Builder:  Sundial Marine Construction & Repair 
Price:  On Request
Inspection:  U.S. Northwest 
Delivery:  Prompt 
Dimensions
LOA:  210 ft.     Length (Reg):      
Beam:  82.67 ft.
Depth:  5.58 ft.
Draft:    
Dwt:  Lt. Disp: 
G / NRT:  ___ / ___
Classification
Not Reported
Deck Machinery
Windlass:  2-JK Fab. hyd. single drum 
Anchors:  2-1,120lb. plow type in chutes 
Chain/Wire:   / 
Winch:  4 - 30T Lantec 540 single drum hyd. Deck with 1.25" wire 
Crane:  2 - Grove M977 hyd. Knuckleboom 
Aux. Machinery
Pumps:
Fuel transfer system 
Generators:
1 - 150kW CAT D150-8 / CAT2682 208/120vAC 60Hz 3Ph 
File No MB21082
More Information
Capacities
Deck Cargo:  450T 
ClearDeck:  9,000ft2 
Deck Strength:  
Hold Cap   
No. Holds:   
Hatch Sizes:   
No. Hatches:   
FO: 8,000g  FW:  
BW:   Coiled:  
BBL:   No. Tanks:  
WT Comp:   Bulkheads: 4 long'l / 4 transv. 
Plate:   Rakes:  
Other
Quarters:  

Remarks: World's largest hover barge designed & engineered by BMT Nigel Gee, U.K. and Hovertrans, Ltd. Towed by vessel, tractor or other method. Can haul up to 450 tonnes containerized or odd dimension project cargoes & modules on a 55.2m x 16.2m heavy deck over shallow water, ice, slush, swamps, wetlands, tundra and other environmentally challenging & sensitive terrains where conventional vehicles & barges are unable to work. Hovers abt. 5' off the surface with minimal footprint. Loaded displacement abt. 1,100T. Hull built of DH-36 low temperature (-20 deg. F) steel. Epoxy coated exterior deck & side shell. Designed operating temperature +40 deg. C to - 20 deg. C. 16' x 10' midships moon pool for coring & drilling ops. 10mt/m2 bow ramp plus two side ramps with Braden hydraulic side winches for Ro/Ro ops. Four 1,051HP CAT3412 engines drive Woodcock & Wilson lift fans abt. 5.5' in diameter in custom built, sound attenuated aluminum engine/fan houses with CO2 fire suppression systems. Two 3,000psi @ 45gpm hydraulic power packs with CAT3126 engines. Cranes refurbished by Leavesley International. Barge RF wireless radio remote control system with four belly pack and local station. 4 controllers included. 8 deck lights. 4 Panama chocks & 5 bollards aft for making up to push tug. Spare rubber skirting. Launched early 2014. Commissioned, passed hover lift test and christened April 2017. Fully operational and ready-to-work. Exclusively in our hands. Photographs, full technical description, videos, drawings & survey on request and at Marcon.com.
Details believed to be correct, but without guarantee. Offered subject to availability.
Marcon International, Inc. P.O.Box 1170, 9 NW Front Street, Coupeville, WA 98239 USA
Phone:360-678-8880 | Fax: 360-678-8890 | email info@marcon.com
Back to topBack to top
Copyright © 2017, Marcon International, Inc. All rights reserved.
Developed by smiller@tmgrp.com