Completed Boats Pleides

BUILD NO #024

Steel Hulled Motor Fishing Vessel

Client: Garry and Phillip Hepburn

Started: May 2008

Completed: January 2009

Main Dimensions

Length Overall: 17.00 metres

Length Register: 15.70 metres

Breadth Moulded: 6.60 metres

Depth Moulded: 3.75 metres

Fuel Capacity (approx): 12,000 litres

Fresh Water Capacity: 4,000 litres

Ice Locker Capacity: 6 tonnes

Boat Description

Steel hulled motor fishing vessel, having double chine hull, transom stern, semi bulbous bow, soft nose stem and with a three quarter length shelter. Arranged for single and twin rig trawling.

Below deck to be subdivided by three watertight bulkheads into: aft accommodation with steering gear, engine room, fishroom and forepeak tank/store.

The main deck is to have an athwartships, steel casing centred aft of midships for galley, mess and washroom.

Aft side to have a steel shelter and integral gallow arrangement over net drums. Forward, to have a non-weathertight aluminium alloy shelter space for fish handling and winch.

Shelter deck to have aluminium alloy wheelhouse, foremast and landing derrick, steel trawl gallows, aft crane with power block.

Sea Trials