Cutter Suction Dredger Cassiopeia V, has been successfully launched by ASL shipyard in Singapore for Penta-Ocean Construction Co. Ltd from Japan.
The Cassiopeia V is a self propelled Cutter Suction Dredger equipped with three dredge pumps, flexible spud carrier system, anchor booms, barge loading installation and a traveling deck crane. It is diesel electric driven and propelled by means of two azimuth thrusters.
The general particulars are as follows:
Length overall: 123,2 m
Total installed power: 19.215 k
Cutter Power: 3.000 kW
Dredging depth: 32 m
Suction Pipe diameter: 900 mm
Discharge Pipe diameter: 850 mm
VOSTA LMG is responsible for delivery of the engineering and the dredging equipment.
Press Release, October 21, 2013