The 'Ocean Athena' is designed to operate as a ROV Net Washing vessel, also certified for Dive Support, and will be capable of general Site Services works.
The Ocean Athena is 15m x 7m (approx.) and is equipped with a Volvo 390hp main engine with controllable pitch propeller. Ocean Athena is of mono hull construction and is built from 8 and 6mm high grade marine aluminium. She is specifically designed and built for contract net cleaning, with a second engine room for housing the net cleaner power pack below deck. Keeping the equipment in better condition, free of salt water, whilst ensuring a clear deck to undertake other duties when net cleaning season is quiet.
Ocean Farm Services will initially recruit 4 new local employees to crew the newly ordered workboat ‘Athena’, which will carry out ROV net washing and general site services around the local salmon farms.
Length O.A 14.96m Length P.P 13.50m Beam 7.00m Draft 2.15m Tonnage 98gt Service Speed 10 Knots Year of Build 2020
Main Engine Volvo D13 390 HP Net washing Engine Volvo D13 Aux Engines Caterpillar 28kva Gearbox Finnoy gear and propeller system Thrusters Bow & Stern 80hp
Cargo Handling HS Marine Crane ROV Net Washing Race Master Site Services General site Services ROV Inspections Net/Grid/Anchor/Sea Bed Dive Team Support Diving Platform
Net Washing ROV Race Master Net Washing Pump Hammleman 302 pump Crane Main Deck HS Marine AK34 HE4 Capstans 2.0 ton & 3 ton Disinfection/Cleaning Pressure Washer Cameras Engine Room/Deck
Hold Net washing plant Fuel oil 9m3 Fresh water 2m3 Ballast water 1.8m3