SVITZER CASTLE

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SVITZER CASTLE

Post by Henk » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:21 pm

SVITZER CASTLE
2012 -
Svitzer Marine Ltd. (Svitzer A/S) - London
Delivered 23-03-2005 hull Damen Shipyards Gdynia SA - Gdynia; completed BV Scheepswerf Damen - Gorkum (511210)
32,50 x 31,40 x 11,62 x 5,00 x 4,25/5,50 m
374 grt; 260 dwt
M.G.V.Y.3.
IMO 9316397; MMSI 235023043
2x 4SA 6 cylinder Maschinenbau Kiel/Caterpillar type 6M25, 255x400 each connected to a Z-peller;
3.960 bhp; 2.912 kW
3,5 knots
65 tons BP
In August 2012 named CASTLE POINT brought in by Targe Towing Ltd. - Douglas

Build as DAMEN GORINCHEM 511210.
Delivered as CASTLE POINT for Petra Tugs Ltd. - Douglas.
In May 2007 ownership to Targe Towing Ltd. - Douglas.

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Re: SVITZER CASTLE

Post by JHAVER » Fri Aug 24, 2012 9:45 am

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Re: SVITZER CASTLE

Post by Bill Harvey » Fri Aug 24, 2012 12:04 pm

9316397
CASTLE POINT twin azimuthing screw fire-fighting tug.
381g. 115n. 260d. 32.5 x 11.62 x 5.0 metres.
Two, 6-cyl. 4 SCSA (255 x 400mm) MaK 6M25 type engines by Caterpillar Motoren GmbH & Company KG, Kiel, geared to twin stern mounted azimuthung propeller units. 3,960bhp. 13½ kts.
2004: Ordered from Damen Gorinchem (Yard No. 511210) by Petra Tugs, Douglas, Isle of Man on behalf of BP Shipping Ltd.
24.3.2004: Keel laid by Damen Shipyards Gdynia SA., Gdynia.
24.10.2004: Launched.
1.2005: Targe Towing Ltd., Montrose, appointed as managers.
23.3.2005: Completed by BV Scheepswerf Damen, Gorinchem, for Highland Group III Ltd, (same managers).
15.6.2007: Sold to Targe Towing Ltd.
8.2012: Sold to Svitzer Marine with proposal to be renamed SVITZER CASTLE

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Re: SVITZER CASTLE

Post by Henk » Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:27 pm

Thanks for the additions Bill.
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