Porth Eilian

Key Details

Built April 2014, Buckie Shipyard, UK
Classification UK MCA Code of Practice Category 2, 60 miles from safe haven
Dimensions Length overall 18.4m   Beam 7.3m   Draft 1.5m
Forward Deck Space 17 sq m   Aft deck space 15 sq m
Total Cargo Capacity (t) 7
Main Engines 2 x Caterpillar C18 ACERT engines, each 860 bhp driving through Twin Disc MGX quick shift gearboxes to fixed pitch propellers
Speed Maximum 27 knots   Cruising 22 – 25 knots
Tank Capacities Fuel 5,700 litres
Fresh Water 500 litres
Navigation Aids 2 x Radars, Electronic Chart Systems, GPS, NAVTEX, Echo Sounder, AIS Class A, 2 x VHF DSC, MF HF on larger vessels, Magnetic Compass, Satellite Compass, Anemometer, MOB Locator, Auto Pilot, 2 x SART, EPIRB, Thermal Imaging Camera, CCTV, Talkback System, WiFi
Seating &
Individual seating for 12 passengers, storage areas, WC, shower, galley, heating
Equipment Resiliently mounted deckhouse for quiet and vibration free environment, 2 x Cat C 2.2 24 kw gensets, deck capacity 3 tonnes forwards; options include crane and fuel transfer system, optional crane