Dredging Fleet

Hopper barge "Chizhovka", project R 1650 M

Type: Twin-screw, self-propelled dump bottom doors hopper barge.
Designation: loading of dredged ground alongside of dredger, carriage of ground in hopper and discharging by opening of 12 single bottom doors in row (six doors portside and six doors starboard side).
Sailing limit: 20 n/ miles from safe place; allowed weather conditions - wind force up to 6 Beaufort scale with max height of wave 5 meters.

Vessel Year Call Sign
1 Chizhovka 1989 UIGQ




Technical Indicator Data
Russian Register class KM ⍟ L2R1 hopper
Class Dump hopper barge
Year built, Builder 1989, Turnu, Severin
Length overall 56,30 m
Beam 11,0 m
Depth 4,44 m
Max Draught at dredging work (Loaded) 3,7 m
Light draft  bow 1,6 m
Light draft  aft 2,85 m
Deadweight summer 1068 t
Gross tonnage 745 rt
Net tonnage 223 rt
Hopper capacity 600 cbm
Hopper dimensions:  
  length 18 m
  breadth (coaming level) 7,53 m
  height 5,35 m
Min depth of disposal area 5,0 m
Speed loaded 9,2  knots
Speed in ballast 9,4  knots
Main engines 2 x 6 NVD 26 A-3
Number x output 2 x 390 h.p.
Recommended oil: MDO Dist DMB (ISO 8217/1996)
Fuel consumption (daily):  
  Sailing 2,2 t
  Stoppage during dredging job 0,5 t
  Idle staying 0,2 t
Bunker capacity 128 m3
Fresh water capacity 57 t
Crew 13 persons
Endurance of DHB 15 days

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