C 502

Vessel Description

Builder:  Westernman Hydrofoils, Manoal, Norway from designs devloped by Supramar AG of Stansstad Switzerland.

Type: Supramar PT 150 MKIII Hydrofoil. The ship was originally built and operated as a hydrofoil however the foils have been removed and a 1.46 M deep by 1.4M wide keel has been added.

Year Built:  1970

Accomodation: 31 passengers

Crew:  10

Power Plant:  2 Twenty cylinder MTU (Mercedes) MD 2V 538 TB80 supercharged and intercooled diesels, each rated at 3400 BHY continuous.

Electrical systems:  3 Diesel generators with an output of 65 KVA each, one being an emergency generator.

Air Condtioning:  A/C and heating provide a room temperature of between 20 – 25 degrees Celsius

Length overall:  130′

Beam (Molded):  26′

Draft:  7′

Main engines:  2 MTU 20 Cylinder Diesels 3400 HP

Transmissions:  2 ZF V Drives 1:5 – 1 Gear Reduction

Aux Generators:  354 KW – Diesel

Fuel:  7000 gal

Water:  2000

Displacement:  GRC 286

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  • Crew / Dive Boats