US Army Corps of Engineers
Wilmington District

 

 

 

 

Propulsion Equipment:

  Main Engines- 2 ea. CAT 3406E, 450 HP ea.

  Total 900 HP @ 1800 RPM

  Reduction Gear- 3:1, Twin Disc, MG 5114 (Deep Case)

  Propellers- 2 ea., 4-blade, 42”d x 31” pitch, 4” shaft

 

Pumping Equipment:

  Pumps, 2 each, Dredge Masters HDM-32-12x10, 10” discharges into 12” discharge

  Pump engines, 2 each, CAT 3304T, 160 HP

  Dredging Depth, 6’ to 25’

 

Auxiliary Power: 

  Generators - 2 each -105 KW.   Powered by CAT 3304T engines.

 

Derrick:  Driven by electric hydraulic pump, approximately 6-ton lifting capacity at typical operating boom angle

 

Potable Water Tank:  4000 gal capacity

 

Speed:  6.5 knots

 

Bunker Capacity:  10,000 gal diesel

 

Cruising Radius:  1,200 miles

 

Total Compliment:  14 men (2 crews of 7 men each)

 

NOTE:  Quarters are fully air conditioned accomodations for 7 men including 2 officers, galley/ recreation room, TV installed for use after hours.  No visitor quarters available.

 

Loran:  North Star GPS-Loran 800

 

Radio:  CAI SSB 5400 Khz

  Regency Polaris MT5500XL

  Computer with Hypack Software and integrated GPS for positioning.

 

Fathometer:  ICOM M-120, Gradurte 301, International Offshore-Furuno-FCV-667

 

Compass:  Sperry Gyro

 

Vertical Clearance from Waterline:  46’

 

Launch:  17’ Fiberglass-1987 Boston Whaler, 90hp Evinrude, COB

 

Aluminum Skiff:  16’ COB

 

Radar:  Furuno FR 8111