Audax (LEPL)

Built: 2017
Builder: Astilleros Gondan S.A
Flag: NOR

Main Dimensions

Length: 40,20
Breadth: 16
Draft: 6,8


Owner: BT Malta I Ltd.
Operator: Østensjø Rederi
Built: 2017
Builder: Astilleros Gondan S.A
Designed by: Robert Allan Ltd
Call sign: LEPL
Flag: NOR
Port of Registry: Hammerfest
IMO no.: 9770828
Safety regulations: NMD


Length o.a.: 40,20
Breadth mld.: 16
Depth mld.: 6,10
Draft max.: 6,8
Operational draft: 6,7
Air draft: 21

Tonnage - Deadweight

Gross tonnage: 1066
Net tonnage: 319

Deck equipment

Towing pins: Karmøy Winch
Anchor chain: 30 mm Grade 3 chain total 13 shots
Anchor Windlass / Mooring Winch: Karmøy Winch
Deck cranes: Palfinger PK 50002 MC S4,5
Tugger winches: Karmøy Winch


Main engines: 2 xWartsila 6L34DF
Horse power ration: 2 x 3000kW@750 rpm

Auxiliaries / Electrical power

Generators: 3x Volvo Penta D7A-AT 116KW@1500rpm

Main propellers

Maker: 2 x Schottel
Type: SRP 3030CP Azimuth Trusthers


Bollard pull: 108 tonnes
Speed free running: 15 knots

Liquid tank capacities

Marine Gas Oil: 313,8 m3 (Included 30 m3 LNG)
POT water: 45,6 m3
Sewage tanks: 10,6
Foam: 20,4 m3
Dispersant: 20,4 m3

Fire fighting equipment

Firepumps: Fi-Fi Class 1- 2 x Eureka Pumps 250x350 OGF
Firemonitors: 2 x Jason Water/Foam monitors
Foam: 20,4 m3 foam
Other: Vessels Water spray system. Personal Protection equipment/Firemans outfits

Towing equipment

Towing winch forward: Karmøy Winch Type 060661
Towing winch aft: Karmøy Winch Type 060671
Pull/Brake force: Brake Holding Force: 300 tonnes.
Main tow wire: 800m 64mm steelwire with closed spelter socket
Spare tow/escort line: Escort line: 80mmx250m Kapaneema Plus 2x12-stran MBL 464 tonns. Harbour line: 54mmx200m Kapaneema Plus MBL 225 tonns

Navigation equipment

Radar: 2 x Furuno FAR-2817/FAR-2837S X/S Band Radar
Electronic Chart System: 1 x Telchart ECS T2121
Compass: Gyro Compass Simrad GC80 Compact. Satellite Compass Furuno SC-50
Autopilot: 1 x Simrad AP 70
Echo Sounder: 1 x Furuno FE 800
Navtex: 1 x Furuno NX 700B
DGPS: 1 x Furuno GP 170
AIS: 1 x Furuno FA 170
Log: 1 x Furuno DS 80 Doppler log

Communication equipment

General: GMDSS installation in accordance with IMO regulations for vessels operating within Sea Area A2
GMDSS Radio MF/HF Transceivers & DSC: 1 x Furuno FS 1575
GMDSS VHF with DSC: 2 x Furuno FM 8900
GMDSS VHF portable: 3 x Sailor SP-3520
VHF: 2 x Sailor 6248
GMDSS EPIRB: 2 x Sailor SGE 406 II
GMDSS SART: 2 x Sailor Sart
GMDSS Inmarsat C: 1 x Sailor
UHF: 2 x Sailor 6248


Single cabins: 2 x Single cabins
Double cabins: 3 x Double cabins
Other: Messroom, Galley, Laundry, Office

Lifesaving / rescue

Approved lifesaving appliances for: LSA approved for 8 persons
Liferafts: 4 x 8 persons
Rescue/MOB boat: Solas approved Boat and Solas Crane