DB Avalon, 250′ x 77′, 110 mt ABS Load Lined Bucket Dredge

  • Naval Architecture by Impact Naval Architects
  • Structural design and engineering of barge and lower deckhouse
  • Stability analysis for lifting and ocean towing
  • Design for regulatory compliance and coordination of key compliance concerns with ABS & USCG:
    • ABS Load Line (Manned)
    • 46 CFR Subchapter I Industrial Vessel
  • Design, engineering, and analysis of major equipment foundations, including:
    • 110 mt ring crane
    • Walking spud towers, hydraulic rams, and winches
    • 1,875 ekW diesel generators
    • Fixed spuds
    • Ship’s service crane, North American Crane MCT-1565
  • Barge hull lines, including the following unique features:
    • Picklefork recesses at headlog to accommodate walking spuds
    • Boarding pockets at deck edge P&S to facilitate crew transfer
    • Thruster pod at working end