Business Class

Business Class Specifications

Business Class
General Information
  • Name: Business Class
  • Vessel Type: Multi-Purpose Survey Vessel
  • Last Slipped: May 2017
  • Last IMCA Audit: January 2017
  • Classification: DCV - USL 2B & 3B
  • MMSI: 503383700
  • Builder: Geraldton Boat Builder
  • Build Location: Geraldton
  • Year Built: 1998
  • Trading Area: Operational Areas including Offshore to 200 nm
  • Call Sign: VHW4699
  • M & H Number: 4722
  • No. Passengers/Special Personnel: 12
  • No. Crew: 6
Dimensions
  • Length Overall: 22.5 Metres
  • Beam: 6 Metres
  • Depth Moulded: 1.9 Metres
  • Design Draft: 1.8 Metres
  • Dead Weight: 17.5 Tonnes
Accommodation
  • Berths: 8
  • Features: Fully Air-conditioned
Machinery
  • Propulsion: Twin Screw
  • Main Engines: 2x Caterpillar C18
  • Total Power: 866 KW
  • Gear Box: Twin Disc MG5145A 1.96:1
  • Generator: 2x Yanmar 40 kVa
Speed and Consumption Performances
  • Full Operating Speed: 25 Kts @ 300 Lts/Hr
  • Economic Operating: 20 Kts @ 250 Lts/Hr
  • In Port: 100 Lts/Day Capacities
Capabilities
  • Fuel: 10,000 Litres
  • Water: 1,000 Litres
  • Sullage: 400 Litres
  • Clear Deck: 50 Metres Sq.
  • Max Deck Cargo: 7 Tonnes
Nautical and Communication Equipment
  • Radar System: Furuno
  • Depth Sounder: Suzuki
  • GPS: 2x Furuno
  • Chart Plotter: Maxsea
  • AIS: Furuno FA-50
  • Other: Auto Pilot - Saura