What is What is Motor Tanker Push Combination - 5000 tons ?
The Motor Tanker Push Combination you described consists of a motor tanker and a tank barge that are pushed together by a tugboat. The motor tanker was built in Romania in 1993 and has a length of 95.00 meters, a beam of 11.40 meters, and a maximum draft of 3.60 meters. It has a tonnage of 2600 tons and is classified by Bureau Veritas (BV) with a validity until March 2025 as an I3/3 Tanker double hull / Flam / Tox NI2.
The motor tanker has a double hull and double bottom and is equipped with heating coils for its cargo. It is powered by two Caterpillar engines, each with a power output of 1015 kW, and has four cargo pumps with a total capacity of 1000 cubic meters per hour. The motor tanker also has a bow thruster with a power output of 450 horsepower and is fully equipped with navigation instruments. It has accommodation for a crew of eight people.
The tank barge was also built in Romania in 1993 and has a length of 84.68 meters, a beam of 11.36 meters, and a loading capacity of 2113 tons at a draft of 3.20 meters. It is also classified by BV with a validity until March 2025 and is equipped with two cargo pumps with a capacity of 400 cubic meters per hour, heating coils, and two generators with a power output of 27/60 Kva. The tank barge has a bow thruster with a power output of 450 horsepower and accommodation for a crew of two people.
When the motor tanker and the tank barge are combined, the overall dimensions are 180.00 meters in length, 11.40 meters in beam, and a draft of 3.60 meters. The combination has a total capacity of 5000 tons or 5600 cubic meters at a draft of 3.60 meters.