Sound Provider – Shoal Buster AHT 2609

SOUND PROVIDER is a multi purpose vessel completely operational from the wheel house.

Operated and maintained exclusively by trained and experienced marine engineers, the Sound Provider offers a versatile, stable and ideal vessel for all types of marine works.
Sound Provider is an excellent vessel for works such as but not limited to towing, barge and anchor handling, transporting, survey and diving.

Sound Provider is an ideal vessel capable of working safely in both confined inter-tidal areas and exposed open seas, where swift, accurate manoeuvring is required

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Type: Damen Shoalbuster 2609
Built: December 2005
Call: SDLC
Class: MACH tug
Width: 9,10 meter
Length: 26,21 meter
Depth: 2,6 meter
Pull: 29 ton
Power: 1642 bkW (2200 bhp) vid 1600rpm
Speed: 11,6 knop
Carrying capacity: 46,5 ton


Deck Crane: Heila HLRM I40-4SL
Towing Winch: 47 ton vid 2,5m/min
Engines: 2 x Caterpillar 3508B TA
Capacity: 2 x 87 kVA, 50Hz, 230/400V

  • GPS
  • Radar
  • AIS
  • 3 x VHF


  • Galley and mess
  • Living courters for 6 crew
  • Sanitary facilities
  • Heat & air-conditioning