Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships


Ship:      OCEANTEAM INSTALLER
Arrived:7 April 2009
Departed:10 April 2009
Career:Described as a flat bottom barge, above all suitable for shallow water operations. She is particularly capable of grounding the barge. She holds dimensions of 65m (length), 22m (width) and 3.8m (depth). As a standard, she is equipped with a crane, 2 spud poles, 2 trusters, 4 point mooring system and a pull winch. The vessel is able to accommodate 32 persons.
Spring 2009 has been working on the Gunfleet wind farm.
7 April 2009 arrived in Blackwater in tow BALOE 126/2006 IMO 9382463 and sailed 10 April 2009 for Harwich in tow BALOE.
Tonnage:1,428 gross
Built:1982
Type:Barge
LR/IMO Number:8121434
ID8121434

OCEANTEAM INSTALLER from the owners website.

Above:  OCEANTEAM INSTALLER from the owners website.
Source: Mersea Museum / www.oceanteam.nl

OCEANTEAM INSTALLER leaving the River Blackwater in tow BALOE 10 April 2009. Date: 10 April 2009.

Above:  OCEANTEAM INSTALLER leaving the River Blackwater in tow BALOE 10 April 2009. Date: 10 April 2009.
Source: Mersea Museum / Tony Millatt


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