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Name

BUZZARD

Type

Pontoon - Crane pontoon - Jack-up

Description

Four-legged self-elevating pantoon GustoMSC type 1250

Call sign

J8B3655

Previous call sign

PBUZZARD

Flag

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Previous flag

07.09.1994 - 19.05.2002 The Netherlands

19.05.2002 - 21.07.2007 Commonwealth of the Bahamas

Port of registry

Kingstown

Previous port of registry

Amsterdam

Nassau

GT

1.796 t registered

DWT

600 t

NT

538 t

Length

43,00 m

Breadth

30,00 m

Draught

Summer: 2,97 m

Freeboard

1.562 mm

Depth

4,20 m

Built

1982

Date of completion

01.09.1982

Builder

De Biesbosch Holland
The Netherlands

Yard number

767

Hull material

Ordinary strength steel

Bulkhead

6x Watertight

Survival conditions, combined

Water depth: 40,00 m
Air gap: 6,90 m
Wave height/period: 10,0 m / 10 sec
Surface current: 1,5 m/sec
Wind velocity (1 min sust): 35,0 m/sec

Max. leg penetration: 2,0 m

Mooring winches

Single drum: 6x 1 drum

Pull: 17,5 t

Stall: 43,7 t

Line speed: 8 m/min

Spoll capacity: 500 m

Displacement: 3.800 t

Deck load: 10 t/m² working area / 5 t/m² accommodation area

Payload (incl. Crane): 1.300 t

Towing condition

For location move and ocean tow legs are fully retracted.
65,00 m leg length allows 6 degrees roll and pitch at unit natural frequency.
40,00 m leg length allows 15 degrees roll and pitch at 10 seconds period

Legs

Leg length: 65,00 m incl. footing
Leg footing: 25,0 m²

Jacking system

Numbers: 4x 55,00 m MSC elec. / Hydr.

Cross section: 2,20 x 2,30 m
Design: GustoMSC
Type: Hydraulic positive engagement
Size: 1.300 t active payload

Footing: Pointed for rock, spudcans available

Jacking speed: max. 12m/h

Power supply

Main diesel generators: 3x 250 kVA

Harbour diesel generator: 1x 110 kVA

Number of tanks

Ballast: 8

Slop: 2

Waste water: 1

Fresh water: 1

Fuel oil: 1

Tank capacities

Portable water: 63 m³

Fire fighting: 10 m³

Fuel oil: 52 m³

Water ballast: 8x 150 m³

Sewage: 14 m³

Dirty oil: 10 m³

Leakage oil: 2 m³

Hydraulic oil: 6 m³

Variable load and equipment weight

Construction: 1.400 t
Accommodation: 1.300 t
Maintenance and repair: 1.300 t

Accommodation

1x Eight berth bedroom

1x Gallery

1x Mess room (15 persons)

2x Stores

Offices / deckhouse / sanitary

1x first aid room

1x drying room

Operator

GeoSea nv

Member of the DEME Group

Haven 1025 – Scheldedijk 30

B-2070 Zwijndrecht, Belgium

Group

DEME Group - Gredging, Environnemental & Marine Engineering

Haven 1025

Scheldedijk 30

B-2070 Zwijndrecht

Belgium

Owner

D.I. Luxembourg SA
Batiment Alto
Route Des Trois CANTONS 11
Windhof, L-8399,
G.D.Luxembourg

Previous owner

Ballast Nedam Equipment Services
Amstelveen

The Netherlands

Registered owner

D. I. Luxembourg SA