HMSBAR 971: Crane Barge with 8pt mooring system for sale

 Direct from European owners, please see this very capable floating crane barge for sale, with 245 t capacity deck crane & 8 point mooring system. The barge is also fully equipped for near shore piling activities, and has a bespoke pile leader for installing raked piles.

During Special Survey in 2016, the vessel had over 2 million Euro of steel replaced in addition to other substantial overhauling and maintenance. Intermediate survey was completed in early July 2019 & next Special Survey is not due until April 2021.

In summary, a highly versatile, well equipped & maintained floating crane barge, ideal for piling work or any other marine construction projects.

Available now, in the Caribbean, as is where is.

Main Features

  • Useful 60 x 23 m dimensions, allowing plenty of deck storage & good crane stability
  • 245 t capacity Manitowoc ringer crane
  • 9 x 50 t brake mooring winches
  • 2 x spud legs (winch & crane powered) for additional positioning options
  • Generators –  1 x 85 kVA & 1 x 25 kVA

Crane

Make                                                          : Manitowoc
Type                                                           : 36’ Platform Ringer
Max lift capacity main hoist                 : 245 T
Max lift capacity with yoke frame       : 236 (2 x 118) T
Lift capacity whip line                            : 15 T
Lift capacity jib hoist                              : 25.60 T
Maximum capacity auxiliary hoist      : 12.8 T
Total counterweight                               : 250 T

Available boom lengths

140 ft / 42.67 m
180 ft /54.86 m
200 ft/ 60.96 m

Piling equipment

Bespoke pile leader for raked piles

Positioning

HMSBAR 971 can maintain position either by using her exceptionally long spuds, or using the high spec 8pt mooring system, or both together.

SPUDS: Fwd – 1 x 31.7 m (dia 1.22 m) controlled by the 9th winch in the mooring system & 1 x 32.5 m (dia 0.91m), which can be utilised in either of the two spud leads located port & stbd aft. This spud is controlled by the ringer crane.

MOORING SYSTEM: 9 x diesel/hydraulic winches remotely controlled from central control room with clear view over winches & working deck.

Anchor winch                  9
Type                                  Diesel/hydraulic
Pulling force                   2 x 25 mT
Holding force                 6 x 50 mT
Drum capacity               6 x 500 and 3 x 350 m
Wire diameter              36 mm
• Anchors
Type                                Delta Flipper
Quantity                         6
Weight                           2 x 2.5 and 4 x 3 mT

Accommodation/Workshops

Office
First-aid room
Canteen with kitchen facilities
Sanitary room
Command bridge with mooring control, compass and radio equipment
2 x storage workshop rooms below deck
Generator room with 1 x 85 kVA and 1 x 25 kVA generators

Vessel Specs

Year Built: 1977
Dimensions (LOA x B x D): 60.0 x 23.0 x 3.8
Propulsion: Non propelled

Additional Specs for this Vessel Type

Deadweight (t): 1,193
Deck Strength (t/ m2): 7.50
Mooring System: Pulling force 2 x 25 mT, Holding force 6 x 50 mT, 6 x 500 m wires (36 mm)
Spud Legs: 2
Spud Leg Length (m): Fwd - 1 x 31.7 m (dia 1.22 m), Aft- 1 x 32.5 m (dia 0.91 m)
Crane: Manitowoc 36’ Platform Ringer
Other: Fuel/Fresh water/sewage tanks