seismic research ship
WG COLUMBUS

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Characteristics

  • Length:

    88.8 m (291'04")

  • DWT:

    3,800,000 kg (8,377,566 lb)

Description

Propulsion & Manoeuvring Equipment:Main Generators: 6 x 1800 KW at 1000 rpm
Main Azimuth Thrusters: 2 x 3000 kW
Retractable Bow Azimuth Thruster: 1 x 850 KW
Bow Tunnel Thruster: 1 x 1200 kW
Emergency Generator: 1 x 215 KW at 1500 rpm
1 x 1200 kW Bow Tunnel Thrusters
Cargo Equipment:One Electro-Hydraulic Knuckle Jib Deck Crane of 12 T at 17 m
Tanks Capacity:Fuel-oil Capacity (): 1513 m³
Lub. Oil Capacity: 82 m³
Fresh Water Capacity: 1050 m³
Ballast Water Capacity: 1924 m³
Urea: 69 m³
Ship Equipment:DP 2 Dynamic Positioning System with Joystick
Catalytic Reactor Units for treatment of exhaust gas
Seismic equipment main components:
- 3 High pressure Seismic Air Compressor
- 12 Seismic Streamer Reels
- 6 Gun Reels
- 2 Workboats
Live-Saving Appliances:Life Rafts: 8 for 25 people each and 1 over board man life raft for 6 people
MOB Boats: 1 for 6 people
Main particulars:Length Overall: 88.8 m
Length between Perpendiculars: 82.0 m
Moulded Breadth: 19.0 m
Depth to Main Deck: 8.0 m
Maximum Draught: 6.6 m
Design Draught: 6.0 m
Deadweight at 6.6 m: 3800 Tons
Trial Speed: 15 knots
Crew: 69 people