Delivery of the first oceanographic survey boat to Dubai
From the result of several months study in relation with the customer, this 7.5 m is the first in a series intended to operate in the UAE, and probably elsewhere
Powered by 2 Solé 52 hp engines, a generator Westerbeke 9.2 Kw will ensure energy for a very important instrumentation regarding size of this ship; that’s why the naval architect of Aurora particularly given priority to stability. The transit speed is 9 knots for a working speed between 4 and 6 knots
Subject to very high temperatures, comfort is ensured by a complete insulation and Ocean Star air conditioner, pilot seats for the sailors, fridge and toilet complete the good sailing conditions
Required to work from sunrise to sunset, the boat carries 400 liters of diesel; and as may be deployed from offshore units, 4 anchor points facilitate its handling by a bridge crane.
Rare items to be reported, engine, generator, air conditioner are equipped with a cleaning circuit with clear water for periods of inactivity
Because of its use in offshore, sailors always have handrails over the entire surface of the vessel
Thanks to this this achievement, Aurora shows again its ability to handle high requirements specifications in short delivery time