Field Express
Breskens

Field Express
Field Express @ IJmuiden

Vroon B.V. is the owner of the "Field Express".

Main details:

 

Nautical equipment

 

Flag

Dutch

Radar # 1

Racal Decca Bridgemaster

Classification

LR 100 A1

Radar # 2

JRC JMA527/6

Call sign

PEBO

Gyro

Anschutz Gyrostar

IMO number

8219621

Autopilot

Anschutz Pilotstar D

Length o.a.

58,60 m

VHF # 1

JRC NC 2211

Beam

13,01 m

VHF # 2

JRC

Depth

6,76 m

VHF # 3

Navico Axis 150 GMDSS

Draugth

5,93 m

GPS

Furuno GP 80

GT/NT

1299/487

Echotransducer

JRC JFE 570S

Speed

15 knots

 

 

 

 

 

 

Technical:

 

Liquid mud cap.

1570 m3

Main engines

2 x Bergen

pump cap

55m3/hr

 

KVMB-12

 

 

Power output

3060 bhp each

Fifi pump engine

2 x Detroit 12V92TA

Aux. engines

2 x 215 kVA 1 x 85 kVA

 

 

Propellers

 

Drilling water cap

373 m3

Bowtrusther

 

 

 

Bollard Pull

max 89 tons continuous 75 tons

Drilling pump cap.

112 + 47 m3/hr

 

 

 

 

Deck

320 m2

Cement compressor

2 x 900 m3/hr

 

 

 

 

Fuel capacity

592 m3

Pot water capacity

269 m3

 

 

 

 

Fuel consumption

23t/24 hrs @ max speed

 

 

It is a UT 714 built in the Jiangnan Shipyard originally as the Normand Sky for Solstad. The UT714 was a variant of the UT704, dimensionally and mechanically slightly smaller. 

Field Express

Field Express

Field Express

Field Express

Photos are taken by a crewmember of the Transocean Nordic 

Copyright 1998 - 2004 Leon van Duivendijk. All rights reserved.
Last updated: maart 29, 2005.