Salvirile Tugboat Singapore
Salvirile is an ocean going towing and salvage tug
Built in 2005 at Gui Jiang Shipyard, China.
49.95 metres long
Beam 12.6 metres
Draft 4.8 metres
Gross tonnage of 951 tons
Crew of up to 30
Two main engines each produce 2500 bhp at 750 rpm driving constant pitch propellers in fixed nozzles.
Bollard pull is 65 tons
Maximum speed is 14 knots
Used for oil spill recovery, fire fighting, cargo carriage on the 220 sq. metre free deck space, long range towing.
Classified as: ABS + A1(E) + AMS, ‘Towing Services’.
Call sign is 9V6779
Managed by SEMCO PTE Ltd., of Singapore.
Scale of 1:75.
This model constructed by Paul Freshney Editor of Model Boats