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08-23-2007, 08:05 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile26617/Submerged-Vessel.htm>Submerged Vessel</a></b><br><br>This boat seems to be underwater. Most likely an imaging error because it has a wake.<br><br><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/603276vessel.jpg>

08-23-2007, 08:46 PM
This could be the dredge 'TSHD James Cook'.

Name: James Cook
IMO number: 9020261
Type: Trailing suction hopper dredger
Owner: Jan de Nul
Built by: Merwede Shipyard, Hardinxveld-Giessendam
Year: 1992

Total installed power: 14.000 kW
Hopper capacity coaming: 11.870 m3
Hopper capacity overflow: 11.750 m3
Loading capacity: 17.000 ton
Length o.a.: 143,0 m
Length b.p.: 127,0 m
Breadth: 25,5 m
Draught: 9,2 m
Speed: 15,2 kn
Suction pipes: 2 x 1.100 mm
Dredging depth normal: 45,0 m
Dredging depth extended: 75,0 m

- Maximum dredging depth can be achieved by using an extended separate suction pipe of 900 mm.

- Built for Jan de Nul under the name 'J.F.J. de Nul' in 1992.
- Sold to Inai Kiara in Malaysia and renamed 'Inai Seroja' in 2003.
- Sold back to Jan de Nul and renamed 'James Cook' in 2004.