Menkar 06
Vlissingen 10 November 2011

 

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Name

MENKAR

Type

Pilot vessel

IMO-number

7605689

Official number

2534

Call sign

PFYC

Flag

The Netherlands

Port of registry

Rotterdam

GT

871 t

DWT

Summer: 800 t

NT

261 t

Length

59,01 m overall

55,73 m between perpendiculars

Breadth

10,65 m

Draught

3,71 m moulded

Depth

5,71 m moulded

Speed

13,0 knots

Built

1977

Keel laid

1976

Date of completion

10.1977

Builder

A. Vuyk & Zonen's Scheepswerven B.V.
Capelle a/d IJssel
The Netherlands

Yard number

879

Hull material

Steel

Continuous decks

3

Main engine

3x Stork Werkspoor Dro 216 K - 4 stroke 6 cylinder diesel engines - each 467 kW total 1.401 kW at 750 rpm

Electro engine

1x Main electro engine "Smit" (Holec) - 1.060 kW at 250 rpm

Propeller

1x Solid propeller at 250 rpm

Generators

3x D.C. Generators Smit (Holec) each 380 kW driven by a diesel engine

3x A.C. Generatoren Heemaf each 380 V, 50 Hz, 180 kW driven by the main engine

1x A.C. Auxiliary generator Heemaf 380 V, 50 Hz, 83 kW at 1.500 rpm. with DAF type DU 825 diesel engine 90 kW at 1.500 rpm

Bow thruster

1x Electrically driven Lips propeller - 304 kW at 1.200 rpm

Fuel capacity

78,83 m³

Anchors

2

Lifting equipment

1x Crane Smit - Holec

Navigation & communications

1x Receiver/Transmitter MF
1x DSC Controller VHF
1x DSC Controller MF
1x Navtex
2x VHF
4x Hand-held DMGSS VHF
2x Radar
2x Radar Transponders
1x EPIRB
1x Magnetic Compass
2x Sart. Gyro Compass/Autopilot

Accommodation

Air-conditioning for 49 persons

Crew: max. 15

Owner

Nederlands Loodswezen B.V.
Berghaven 16
3151 HB Hoek van Holland
The Netherlands