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Chateau Thierry

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Chateau Thierry
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Chateau Thierry
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Chateau Thierry
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Chateau Thierry
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Chateau Thierry
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Chateau Thierry

The Chateau Thierry is a large versatile twin screw Multi Purpose landing craft originally built for the US Military to the Highest Specification. This vessel can be utilised for a vast range of duties.

The vessel is of shallow draught has a large working deck, large deck crane and winches. The vessel can be used for such projects as diving operations, wind farm projects, salvage, cargo transportation it is especially suited to carry heavy cranes and excavators up to 110 ton weight suitable for Marine construction operations.

The vessel is also fitted with a bow thrusters.

This vessel is ideally suited for off shore work. The vessel has the ability and comfort to stay at sea for lengthy periods.

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Deck Layout

Below Deck of Landing Craft

GA Plan 1

GA Plan 2

Inboard Profile

Underdeck Plan


Port of Registration: Galway, Ireland
Official Number: 404397
Class: 8A Passenger P5  12 persons
Call Sign: EI-HK-6
MMSI:: 250001763
Gross Tonnage: 172 Ton
Principal Dimensions  
Length (OA): 41.05M
Beam:      8.84m
Draft:   1.72 Laden   1.52 Light ship
Cargo Deck:    33.5M x 7.57M
Gross Tonnage:  172 Ton
Hydraulic Pump:   Opening  4.6M  90 Ton rating
Stern gate:  5.45M
Available pay load:   160 Ton
Fuel:  2 Tanks at 6,450 Ltrs each- giving total of 12,900 Ltrs.
Ballast:   X 4  80 Ton
Fresh Water:  10M3
Sewage Tanks : 6m3 Large
Speed:    12 Knots
Range:  2,200KM @ 8 Knots
Engine Room  
Main Engine:    2 x Detroit Diesel 12V 71 425HP each
Gearbox:    2 x Twin Disk Propellers in Kort Nozzle
Generator:     2 x 40kw 380, 220, 24
Hydraulic power pack x2:   1 Volvo 200HP
1 x GM 120HP  
Deck Equipment
Hydraulic crane with winch 80 Ton Metre remote control
12 Ton Hydraulic winch with wire
Off Anchor:        24mm wire 15 Ton wind

4 point mooring system available
Welding plant on board
Gas cutting equipment on board    

Large work and store room on board

Bow thrusters:     150HP
Bridge Equipment     
ARS: Simrad 150
SART:     Jorton Type
Handheld waterproof type VHF ental submersible
Epirb Type:         GMC  406
Navtex:  N-300 Furuno
GPS Navigator GP 50 Mark Furuno
Radar:  Furuno GA Front end 8 Ton daylight display
Auto Pilot:    Simrad AP135
Rudder Display:    Simrad 135
Chart Plotter 1:   Max sea
Chart Plotter 2: Sodena
Engine Room:        CCTV Camera system

Safety Equipment
CO2 Suppression System in Engine room
Fire and Bilge Alarm system Type ZIRCON
2 x Eire Raft
1 x RIB type Rescue vessel
All other safety equipment to meet class


Accommodation for  10 persons
Large Galley area
TV Room
Electric and Fan Heating
Fridge / Freezer / Cooker / Microwave / Oven / Washer-dryer / Store-room