Phenix (MQVD9)

Builder:Astilleros Gondan

Main Dimensions

Length:37,00 m
Breadth:13,99 m
Draft:6,9 m
Deadweight:444,5 t


Operator:Solent Towage Ltd
Builder:Astilleros Gondan
Yard no.:437
Call sign:MQVD9
Port of Registry:Southampton
IMO no.:9408023
Classification:BV: I HULL MACH Fire-fighting Oil recovery Escort tug Unrestricted navigation AUT-UMS
Safety regulations:Solas 1974/78, International convention on Load Lines, Pollution Prevention- Marpol 1973/78


Length o.a.:37,00 m
Breadth mld.:13,99 m
Depth mld.:5,52 m
Draft max.:6,9 m
Operational draft:6,7 m
Air draft:24 Metres

Tonnage - Deadweight

Gross tonnage:643 GT
Net tonnage:193 t
Deadweight max:444,5 t

Deck equipment

Towing pins:Type: Karm
Deck cranes:1 x 3 T at 11,5 m. Type: Effer
Capstans:1 x 8 T. Type: Karm


Main engines:2 x Rolls Royce Bergen. Type: C25--33L8P
Horse power ration:2 x 2520 kW at 1000 rpm (6850 BHP)

Auxiliaries / Electrical power

Generators:2 x Volvo Penta, each 139kW 1500 rpm. Type: D7A TA

Electrical systems and power management

Electrical power:2 x Stamford generators 400 V/220 V, 50 Hz

Main propellers

Maker:2 x Voith
Type:VSP 32 R5/250-2


Bollard pull:68 tonnes
Steering force at 10 knots:150 tonnes
Braking force at 10 knots:150 tonnes
Speed free running:15 knots

Liquid tank capacities

Marine Gas Oil:213,4 m3
POT water:23,9 m3
Drill Water/Ballast:136,7 m3
Foam:23,4 m3
Oil recovery:146,5 m3

Fire fighting equipment

Firepumps:2 x 1500 m3/h at 150 mwc
Firemonitors:1 x water monitor 20000 l/h. 1 x water/foam monitor 20000 m3
Foam:1 x water/foam monitor of 20000 m3. Unitor water/foam pump/monitor covering cargo deck area
Other:Spray over System. Protection equipment


Oil booms:1 x 250 m Norlense 450 S

Towing equipment

Main towing winch:Type: Karmoy Double drum hydraulic
Pull/Brake force:200 T Pull. 300 T Brake
Escort line:1 x 250 m 88 mm MegaMooring Dyneema HS. MBL 474T. 1 x 50 m Pennant, 88mm 7 Core Dyneema HS. MBL 474T
Spare tow/escort line:1 x 250 m Superline. MBL 336 T. 1 x 30 m Pennant

Navigation equipment

Radar:1 x Furuno FR 2137S. 1 x Furuno FR 2117
Electronic Chart System:1 x Telchart T 2120
Compass:1 x Simrad Gyro GC 80. 1 x Furuno SC 60 GPS Compass
Autopilot:1 x Simrad AP50
Echo Sounder:1 x Furuno FE 700
Navtex:1 x Furuno NX 500
DGPS:2 x Furuno GP 80
AIS:1 x Furuno FA 150
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 1570
GMDSS VHF with DSC:1 x Furuno FM 8500
GMDSS VHF portable:3 x Jotron Tron
VHF:2 x Sailor 6248 VHF
GMDSS EPIRB:1 x Tron 40S. 1 x Tron 45 S/SX
GMDSS SART:2 x Jotron Tron
UHF:1 x Motorola GP3600. 3 x Motorola GP900 EX
Mobile Telephone:Samsung GT-19195


Single cabins:6 x Single cabins
Office:1 x Office
Other:Messroom, Dayroom, Galley, Gymnasium, Laundry, Dry stores

Lifesaving / rescue

Approved lifesaving appliances for:LSA approved for 6 persons
Liferafts:2 x 6 persons
Rescue/MOB boat:Zodiac rib boat with 25 HP outboard. Approved for 6 persons