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Volvox Hollandia

Volvox Hollandia - Extended

General properties

IMO number: 
7031395
Callsign: 
PIIH
Vessel type: 
TSHD
Flag: 
NL
Built in: 
1971
Yard number: 
825

Physical properties

Length (OA): 
133.23 m
Length (BP): 
121.33 m
Width: 
23.62 m
Depth: 
9.8 m
Draft (loaded): 
8.63 m
Number of engines: 
2
Engine specs: 
Mirrlees Blackstone - - 4Str - 8 cyl - 38.10 x 45.70 - 525 rpm
Speed (loaded): 
11.5 knts
Total power: 
11684 kW
Hopper volume: 
9405 m³
Dredging depth: 
35 m
Dredging depth (extended): 
50 m
Suction pipe diameter: 
0.9 m
Number of dredging pipes: 
2

Page review

Status: 
Historical
Timeframe: 
1992 - 2010
Review: 
Scrapped

Last Updated

5 years 35 weeks ago

History

TimeframeEquipmentManagerReview
Timeframe: 
1971 - 1982
Equipment: 
Manager: 
Timeframe: 
1982 - 1992
Equipment: 
Review: 
Dredging VO2 International, Utrecht
Timeframe: 
1992
Equipment: 
Review: 
Dredging VO2 International, Utrecht
Timeframe: 
1993 - 2002
Equipment: 
Review: 
Van Oord A.C.Z. Materieel B.V., Utrecht
Timeframe: 
2002 - 2010
Equipment: 
Review: 
Vessel Scrapped in 2010

About this equipment

In 1992 the vessel was rebuild, it was lenghthened and widthened.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2010: The TSHD VOLVOX HOLLANDIA seen in Aliaga (Turkey) for demolition, this means the end after almost 4 decades for this really typical Dutch craft, the dredger was built in 1971 by the Verolme Heusden yard, always flying the Dutch flag and owned by Van Oord, Utrecht. Photo : Markus Berger (c)

Scrapped 2010

 

Images

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