M/V HUA AN
16,000 HP OCEAN TUG
   
REGISTRATION  
Flag: ST. Vincent and the Grenadines
Port of Registry: Kingstown
Built: 1977  Verolme, Heusden The Netherlands.
Class: C.C.S.
   
DIMENSIONS  
Length Overall: 67.5 m
Breadth Overall: 14.55 m
Depth: 6.90 m
Draft at summer: 6.23 m
Gross Tonnage: 2250 tons
Lightweight: 2190 tons
Deadweight: 1568 tons
Displacement at Summer: 3758 tons
   
CAPACITIES  
Bunkers: 1586 M3
Potable water: 109 M3
Distillation plant: 8 M3 per day
Deck Cargo, max: 100 tons
   
MAIN ENGINES (2)  
Make: SWD-Netherlands
Type: 6 TM 410
IHP/BHP: 16,000/9200
Propeller: Two C.P. propellors in Kort-nozzles
Bollard Pull: 120 tons
Bowthruster: 525 hp
   
NAVIGATION/COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT
Gyro and magnetic compass connected to two autopilots and both radars.
GPS-navigator, weather facsimile, etc.
Full GMDSS-radio system for safety.
Satcom A for telephone, telex and fax.
Satcom C. Telex only.
MF/HF-radio for telephone and telex
Several fixed and portable VHF-sets.
   
TOWING WINCHES AND GEAR  
Two main towing winches with 1200 m. 66 mm diam. steel wire for instant use
Stalling: 100 tons
Brake: 330 tons
Spare tow wire on storage winch in hold
   
3RD TOWING/STRECHER-HANDLING WINCH
Stalling: 48 tons
Brake: 160 tons.
   
DECK EQUIPMENT  
One crane on forecastle deck for handling stores and salvage gear from and to forward holds; Capacity: 2/4 tons at 12/6 m outreach.
2 Cranes on Port and S.B. boat deck aft.
Capacity 3/6 tons at 12/6 m reach, for handling 33 hp inboard-diesel powered PVC-workboats and towage/salvage gear after deck.
One capstan with pull of 7 tons by 18 m/min on workdeck aft and two snubbing winches on forward part of aftdeck.
4 Hydraulic operated towing-pins on the stern
Two bow anchors-each 2800kgs-are operated by windlass with capstans.
Nom. Pull 20 tons, stall 40.
Anchor chain: Diam.: 50 mm, length: 330/385 m.
   
FIRE FIGHTING  
Three monitors on top deck wheelhouse for water/foam with pump of 400 ton/hour with 14 bar pressure head
Foam compound tank of 8.5 tons with pump and fixed lines to monitors
On boat deck two fire stations with 6 pcs 2.5 Stors.
   
ACCOMMODATION  
Standard safety equipment on board for 25 persons (15 crew and 10 passengers)
Total bunks: 38
   
MISCELLANEOUS  
Vessel carries an extensive range of salvage gear, f.i. pumps, generators, compressed air-, cutting/welding- and patching equipment.