In April, Nauplius Workboats in Groningen, the Netherlands, launched a new 14.99 meter Utility Vessel. The vessel is in the next stage of finilizing outfitting will de done at Nauplius Workboats own shipyard.
Due to her large work deck and knuckle boom crane, easy handling on tarpaulins, fish net and supporting equipment will not be a problem. Below deck a large engine room is available,
with enough space to place supporting equipment such as a netwasher pump. Due to her unique hull shape she is a very stable platform whilst lying still at the fish pen but has a high manoeuvrability and high top speed when sailing.
There is even enough space to create a full-size accommodation with two sleeping cabins below deck
which may staying overnight on board possible. At the side of the vessel gates are provided inside the bulwark with in the hull integrated steps for easy access to the fish pen.
Due to her versatility she can be used for different kind of duties and can be tailormade to the requested duties such as:
͚ Maintenance/service vessel
͚ Survey vessel
͚ Harbour support
͚ Oil spill recovery
͚ Diving support
For any desired adjustments or alterations in design and/or equipment, please do not hesitate to contact us.
How this video was made:
AVE-solutions from Hoogezand was tasked by Nauplius Workboats with filming the flaunch of the 1507UV. For more information on the timelapse: www.ave-solutions.nl