We can exclusively offer for sale the Dutch built Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger GD-3000 (ex Sand Heron). Vessel has been used for marine aggregates dredging (sand and gravel) and later for maintenance dredging. With its single trailing arm, 2.500 cubm hopper capacity and bucket wheel system, and all major components including engines and pumps overhauled in 2020, it is kept in good operating condition. A considerable amount of spare parts are available with the vessel.

Reference SSB 1010
price category € 4.000.000,– to € 6.000.000,–
Built 1990, the Netherlands
Length (m) 99.00 m.
Pax capacity

Full specifications

Builder Shipyard De Merwede (now IHC)
Built 1990, the Netherlands
Classification Bureau Veritas
Notation I (cross) HULL (cross) MACH Hopper Dredger, Sheltered area, Coastal Waters, Dredging within 8 nm from shore, (cross) AUT-UMS
LOA 99 m.
Beam 16.30 m.
Depth 8.60 m.
Draft 6.40 m.
Tonnage Gross: 3751
Nett: 1125
Main engines 1x Mirrlees Blackstone K8 Major (overhauled 2020)
Output 5.200 hp @ 600 RPM
Main engines 1x Mirrlees Blackstone K8 Major (overhauled 2020)
Output 5.200 hp @ 600 RPM
Aux. engine Caterpillar 3508
Output 750 hp
Harbour generator Caterpillar 3306 B
Output 120 kW
Em. generator Cummins 4BT 3.9 G1
Output 42 kW
Propulsion 1x FPP
Bow thruster 1x, 5 tonnes
Dredge pump Seadrec, electrically driven
Output 220 kW, 600V
Deck crane 3x electrically driven
Crane cap. PS 7 tonnes at 7 m.
SB 3 tonnes at 7 m.
Deck house 2 tonnes at 5 m.
Speed 12.75 kn.
Dredging performance
Dredging depth 33 m. with suction pipe at 45°
Suction pipe dia. 850 mm
Discharge pipe dia. 800 mm
Hopper capacity 2.500 m3
Hopper capacity 2.500 m3
Mixture velocity transmitter
Radioactive mixture density transmitter
Tank capacities
Fuel oil 450 m3
Fresh water 75 m3
Nav/Com equipment
As per class regulations

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