The AKULA is a specially modified Offshore Support Vessel designed and equipped to provide a stable and safe platform to conduct our great white shark diving operations as well as many other types of offshore work. This 42' aluminum catamaran is powered by reliable twin 330 hp Volvo Diesel engines. AKULA also has a 2 ton knuckle boom crane and a built in high-pressure air system. ?
Twin Volvo Diesel D6 330 hp each. Electric starting, fresh water cooled by heat exchanger.
Volvo Penta dual counter rotating propeller outdrives and Volvo power lift and trim.
Consumption is 32gph at 24 knots full speed at 3,400 rpm's. 30 gph at 23 knots. 24gph at 18 knot cruise. Vessel's fuel capacity of 400g will allow vessel to operate for approx. 30-hours at cruising speed of 23kn. Under ideal conditions subject vessel could travel approx. 690-miles at cruising speed. A slower running speed will increase range.
Passengers: 15 seats interior & 14 exterior.
Built in 2008 by Armstrong Marine; Port Angeles, WA.
All welded Type 5086 aluminum hull and superstructure.
Six major watertight compartment and/or integral tanks with three each in the two hulls.
Full planing type hull with moderately raked, sharp bow; counter raked square transom; straight, near vertical, curved with increased flare forward sides; flat sheer; "V" bottom with light dead-rise at midsection. Light Disp.: 25,000lb.
1 - 15kg anchor on 250â€™ 5/8â€ synthetic line with 60â€™ of 5/16â€ chain.
Windlass: Kenmatics electric single drum.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.