Pilot SEEM 16-1000ST "Byrsa", "Utique", "Ribat", "Taparura", "Gabes", "El Bibene"

31 May 2018

OMMP Authorities is going to take delivery of six pilot boats.

This delivery is part of a construction program of a six pilot boats at Merré Shipyard.

From design to commissioning and sea trials, this construction project has been managed within Merré shipyard teams.

The six pilot boats are built in aluminium material, which give a very light boat who is able to reach a high speed of 22 knots and more.

Byrsa (La Goulette), Utique (Bizerte), Ribat (Sousse), Taparura (Sfax), Gabes (Gabes), and El Bibene (Zarzis) will be going straight to work in the Mediterranean Sea.

More about the Pilot SEEM 12-530AL :

Classed by Bureau Veritas, excellent seakeeping behavior and pilot safety were the main design parameters incorporated in the vessel, ideal for coastal and harbour work.

With a length of 12,00 m, it is a powerful vessel with Volvo D7 main engines, which enables the vessel to achieve speeds of 22 knots. She can comfortably accommodate a crew of ten.

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