Design of successful working craft
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By camarc, Nov 17 2011 11:00AM
Birdon Marine (NSW, Australia) have delivered a Camarc designed 16m Aluminium Pilot Boat to Newcastle Port Corporation (NSW, Australia) project managed by Edwards Marine Services.
The 'Henry Newton' is achieving in excess of 27 Knots with a twin installation of CAT C18 engines and FP propellers. The design was built to full Lloyd's Class and features the Camarc Popsure fender system for the severe nature of pilot boardning operations.
Photos by Mick Prendergast
By camarc, Sep 22 2011 10:00AM
Ufast in Quimper (France) have launched the first in a series of Camarc designed 11m Aluminium Patrol Boats for the Gendarmerie Nationale.
The craft has successfully been built within weight targets and is achieving speeds of 37 Knots with the twin sterndrive installation.
By camarc, Sep 20 2011 10:00AM
At the end of August Harwich Haven Authority took delivery of their second 16m GRP pilot boat designed by Camarc and built by Holyhead Marine in the UK.
The 'Saint Christopher' joined her sister ship 'Saint Brendan' which was also built by Holyhead Marine and has been in service since May 2010.
By camarc, Sep 19 2011 10:00AM
Loodswezen, the Dutch Pilots Association, has comissioned Camarc to design a 21m Steel pilot boat.
This pilot boat will be to full BV Class with an Ice Class notation for the slush ice conditions in which it operates during the winter months.
By camarc, Sep 18 2011 10:00AM
Earlier in the year Alnmaritec completed the build of two 20m patrol boats and one 16m pilot boat for Svitzer Middle East for operations in West Africa.
Both Camarc designed Aluminium boats exceeded contract speeds with the patrol boats achieving in excess of 37 Knots and the pilot boat achieving 27 Knots on trials at Alnmaritec.
Photo by Alnmaritec