Multipurpose small ship / live lobster mothership

AU$2,000,000 plus any Aust GST if applicable

This vessel was originally built as a live lobster carrier / supply vessel for the rock lobster fishery at the Abrolhos Islands in Western Australia.
She has since been used for charter and can easily be adapted to suit many applications. There are fueling points on each side and another at the transom for smaller boats. She is complete with a hiab crane at the transom allowing cargo to be moved in the massive internal space within the vessel by an internal monorail overhead lifting system. She presents like new, only inspection will justify the quality of this ship.  Vessel lying Western Australia.

 

Additional information

Dimensions

(24.m x 6.1m x 1.8m)

Built

Southerly design, built by Geraldton Boat Builders and first launched in 2007. Hull and deck material- aluminium.

Engine

1 x C18 Caterpillar. Engine hours: approximately 4000 hours.

Fuel

80 lph cruising.

Range

4300 nm Range @ 13 knots.

Speed

Max speed: 11 knots. Cruise speed: 10.3 knots.

Thruster

Bow thruster.

Generators

2 x 75 kVA Perkins plus 1 x 30kVA Onan.

Propulsion

Single screw shaft driven.

Fish carrying capacity

Approximately 272 x Western Australia cray fish baskets or 8 tonne. The crayfish are kept alive immersed in circulating ambient sea water with 2.5 inch pumps all under deck.

Capacities

Fuel 38,000 litres, water 6000 litres.

Communication

Icom HF radio, Icom VHF radio and Foxtel TV.

Navigation

Full Raymarine suite of modern navigation equipment.

Accommodation

5 singles, 1 double. Fully air-conditioned. Full modern galley.

Survey

NSCV 3B and 1D (12 +2)