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Folio #: DR083
Location: Caspian

CSD ‘Vesalius’ IHC custom-built for sale / 850mm discharge dia. / 27.5m dredge depth

Build Date:
Dims (L x B x Dr.) (m):
94 x 17 x 3.5m
Depth (m):
Dredge Depth (m):
Cutter power (kW):
Pipe diameter (mm):
800 / 850
Pumping distance:
Spuds (L + D):

Additional Information

This vessel is also available for charter.

‘Vesalius’ – Cutter Suction Dredger – IHC Custom-Built


Built: 1980, at IHC Rees De Klop, Belgium

Class: Bureau Veritas – SS: 05/2022

LOA: 93.95m, Beam: 17m, Depth: 5m

Max draft: 3.5m

Dredge depth: 27.5m


Dredging installation:

–      Dredge pumps: Impeller dia: 1,900mm, 4-bladed, sphere passage 500mm

–      2 x Inboard pumps: Impeller dia. 1,830mm, 4-bladed, sphere passage 500mm


Dredge pipelines: Inner dia. 850mm (in front of submerged pump) / outer dia. 900mm (behind submerged pump)



2 x spuds – 55.7 ton, 40.3m, suitable for 25m dredging depth, assuming 3m soil penetration

Spud carrier: total stroke: 6,300mm; max pushing force: 65t; speed: 6m/min


2 x anchor booms; 31m outreach from centre line


Diesel engines:

2 x dredge pump engine 3,300HP ALCO 16-251F


Deck Crane:

Travelling 2 x 12.5 Ton at 10.5m; 1 x 3.4 Ton at 12.1m


Cutter ladder:

Total weight: 508.2 ton

Dredge depth: 25.5m at an angle of 51.4 degrees between cutter shaft and horizontal


Cutter drive:

Power: 1,325kW @ 1,055rpm


Cutter heads:

Maximum weight: 13 ton


Asking price: against named buyer with full company background

Delivery: Caspian

Included in the asking price is an extensive list of spares and discharge pipeline.

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