38 (11.7m) PILOT
Multi- purpose pilot boat, economical, competitive, capable of Pilotage, tug & pushing duties, rope handling and light cargo transfer. Most suitable for smaller Ports where a true multi role vessel is preferable.
Pilot seating capacity
38ft / 11.7m
4 pilots, 1-2 crew
ZF V drive
Powered by twin Volvo D9 425 hp engines on ZF 'V' Drive gearboxes, the design features a more central cabin position allowing an aft cockpit are which is fitted with a Mampray quick release towing slip hook. the design also incorporates a 'pusher' bow that will allow the vessel to be used for occasional 'tug duties' assisting pilots in maneuvering ships. The design features four pilot seats, and a central helm position. Other features include 1500 litres GRP fuel tanks situated in a midships tank compartment, a forward cabin with a separate heads compartment and occasional sleeping berths as well as providing storage. The vessel will be engineered for hot climate operation with twin 5000m3hr engine room fans. Stainless steel lifting points built in at the bow and transom allowing the vessel to be easily lifted from the water. Engine room access is via a deck hatch in the cabin sole for daily inspections and two large deck hatches on the aft cockpit facilitating engine removal and service. Special consideration has been made for pilots with the incorporation of a wide side deck, spacious bow and new design upper grab rails to assist landing on the pilot boat in rough conditions. Her aft working deck area is protected with large 60mm dia railings, enclosing the tow / working area.
Safehaven Marine, Ashgrove, Cobh, Co Cork, Ireland
Phone 00353 86 8054582