‘Fishing News’ New Boat of the Year Award
Steel-hulled motor fishing vessel, having round bilge hull, transom stern, bulbous bow, soft nose stem a with full length shelter deck. Below deck she is subdivided by three watertight bulkheads into: aft accommodation with steering gear, engine room, fishroom and forepeak tank. The main deck has an athwartships, steel casing at midships for galley, mess, skipper’s cabin, oilskins and washroom. Aft side has a steel shelter and integral gallow arrangement, over net drum space, continued to transom. Weathertight shelter on the forward side of the deck house for fish handling, fish hopper, ice machine and door to focsle store. Shelter deck: trawl gallows, power block crane, trawl winches, aluminium alloy wheelhouse, gilsen, anchor winch and landing crane.
She is capable of carrying 1100 boxes in the fishroom. The Guardian Angell is equipped for single rig trawling, which is handled by two 17.6-tonne split trawl winches mounted aft of the wheelhouse. She has a fuel capacity of approximately 28,000 litres, capable of carrying 21,000 litres of fresh water and an ice locker capacity of 10 tonnes.