Tug SEEM 14-1000ST « Ahmed Ben Bella » has been launched

26 April 2018

This 14 m and 5.50 m wide steel tug is the fourth sistership of SEEM 14-1000ST tug who has been built by Merré shipyard for a new owner.

Bollard pull exceeding 13 tons for a freeway speed of more than 11 knots, her autonomy (5000 liters of fuel) makes it possible to respond to missions far from her home port.

This tug can accommodate a crew of six people. She is laid out for life on board over periods of several weeks (capacity of fresh water, equipment of comfort of life on board, ...).

This vessel isthus very dense and compact ; She reflects the know-how of Merré shipyard in terms of work boats, which guided the choice of the customer.

The tug was built at Merré shipyard in Nort-sur-Erdre. The hull and superstructure, fully equiped, were transported separately to the launch site in Saint Nazaire. The superstructure fitting and piping are carried out in Saint Nazaire.

Mise à l'eau du remorqueur SEEM 14-1000ST « Ahmed Ben Bella »
Mise à l'eau du remorqueur SEEM 14-1000ST « Ahmed Ben Bella »


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