15 October 2014

The tugboat Griphon-8 of the project 90600, building No 944 has been delivered to the Customer, the Tug Company “Griphon” Ltd. At this point all required arrangements has been held for its passage to area of operation.

The tugboat is intended for towing and berthing operations in harbor, roadsteads and coastal areas which comply with R3 navigation area, refloating of ships and vessels, fire fighting operations at floating and shore objects, oil and petroleum content products, cargo transportation, ice breaking and erosion operations.

Technical information:

Length max 25,4 m
Width max 8,8 m
Draft 3,5 m
Speed about 12 knots
Bollard pull 25 t
Classificaion КМ  Arc4 R3 Aut3 Tug by Russian Register of shipping.
Propulsive system Z-drives US 205 P 20 SP, Rolls-Royce, propellers without nozzles
Powerplant 2х1193 kW at 1600 r/min, Cummins KTA 50M2

Deck equipment:

  • bow electro-hydraulic anchor-towing-mooring winch Fluidmecanica providing 10 t of bollard pull;
  • towing hook Fluidmecanica providing 470 kW t of bollard pull;
  • cargo crane
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