Solar Fishing Boats

[box]Introduction[/box]
Solar power can be used in the fishing boats to make it either completely powered by the sun (independent of any other energy sources) or partially powered by the sun. The former is easily achieved in case of small and medium sized boats and the latter in larger boats and in applications that need high power (like trawlers). In both [...]

SunCRZ 9

[box]4 Passenger Solar Boat[/box]

Solar boats are completely eco-friendly being pollution free of air, water and noise. Navgathi has been designing and building solar boats since 2008. SunCRZ 9 is the smallest in our solar boat series of capacities ranging from 4 to 20 passengers (4, 10, 20). The larger ones come in the solar ferries segment. There are two different [...]

2800 TEU Container vessels at HMD

Client: Pacific International Lines, Singapore

Vessels: Four numbers (2012 – 2013)

Type: Container Vessel

Shipyard: Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, Ulsan, S.Korea

Scope: Project management, Shipbuilding supervision

Summary: A 2800 TEU Container vessel that HMD is expert at delivering.

Project Status: First vessel launch (Sep 2012)

 

 




Principal Particulars:Length overall (LOA) – 222 m

Breadth (mld) – 30 mDepth (mld) – 16.8 m

Design draught – 10.1 m

Scantling draught – 12.0 m

Maine [...]

Cutter Suction Dredger for Irrigation Department

Client: Irrigation Department, Kerala State, India

Builder: KSINC

Sub-contractor: APM Marine

Scope: Complete Design including cutter blade, Production Drawings and technical support during construction stage.

Summary: The project was for two dredgers. The design and dimensions were made as per a market study on the performance of existing dredgers and customer survey done on current users in the Kerala waters.

Status: First vessel launched. Second [...]

37K BC Project at HMD (NB)

Client: Western Group (Switzerland)

Vessels: Six numbers (2011 – 2013)

Type: Handy size Bulk Carrier

Shipyard: Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, Ulsan, S.Korea

Scope: Project management, Shipbuilding supervision

Summary: A typical handy size bulk carrier with cargo gear, folding type hatch covers.

Project Status: Ongoing (Nov 2011)

Steel cutting of the first vessel 

Launching of the second vessel WESTERN BOHEME




[box]Principal Particulars[/box]

Length overall (LOA) – 187 mLength between PP (LBP) – [...]

263,000 DWT VLOC (NB)

Client: TMT

Vessels: Two numbers (2011 – 2012)

Type: VLOC (Very Large Ore Carrier)

Shipyard: Hyundai Heavy Industries, Ulsan, S.Korea

Scope: Project management, Shipbuilding supervision

Summary: This is the one of the largest ore carrier under  construction.

Project Status: Completed


Vessel getting ready in the dry dock


Vessel cargo hold under construction

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37,000 DWT BC (NB)

Client: TMT

Vessels: Four numbers (2010 – 2011)

Type: Handy size Bulk Carrier

Shipyard: Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, Ulsan, S.Korea

Scope: Project management, Shipbuilding supervision

Summary: A typical handy size bulk carrier with cargo gear, folding type hatch covers.

Project Status: Completed (Jul 2011)

Vessel under construction in the dry dock (Stern)

Vessel under construction in the dry dock (Cargo hold)

Vessel construction near completion in the dock

Vessel after launching, [...]

CD240 Backhoe Dredger

[box]Product Description[/box]

A compact back hoe dredger to serve the entry level dredging requirements.

Back hoe dredger
Designed by Marine experts
Built with Marine grade materials and equipments
Suitable for dredging shallow and narrow water bodies

Main Particulars:
Length overall 16.6 m
Length on pontoon 7.5 m
Breadth of pontoon 3.5 m
Depth moulded 1.1 (1.5) m
Draft mid 0.7 m
Dredging depth 4.5 m
Air draught 3.2 m
Bucket capacity 240 l
Swivel [...]

319,000 DWT VLOO (NB)

Client: TMT

Vessels: Nine numbers (2010 – 2011)

Type: VLOO (Very Large Ore Oil carrier)

Shipyard: Hyundai Heavy Industries, Ulsan, S.Korea

Scope: Project management, Shipbuilding supervision

Summary: This is the largest combination carrier (ore and oil) ever built. A complex design with many unique features like cargo cranes, bow & stern thrusters, making it a special vessel of its kind.

Project Status: Completed

Vessel getting ready in [...]

Solar Boats

[box] Solar Boats[/box]
A solar powered boat is a synthesis of naval architecture and solar power engineering. A high degree of hull optimization balanced by strength, stability and sea (water) worthiness is necessary to successfully engineer a boat that can run in minimum power at normal speeds. In combination the solar power system has to designed as an integral part [...]