Sand Heron seen inbound to the Port of Tyne (North East England) on 27th December 2007. Photographed from North Shields - Western Quay.
Type of ship : Hopper Dredger
Year of build : 1990 - Merwede Shipyard, Hardinxveld-Giessendam (Netherlands)
Flag :United Kingdom
Registered owner: CEMEX UK MARINE Elm Street, Marine Parade, Southampton UNITED KINGDOM
1 oil engine with flexible couplings & single reduction geared to screw shaft driving 1 CP propeller at 189 rpm
Total Power: Mcr 3,875kW (5,268hp), Csr 3,875kW (5,268hp)
Max. Speed: 12.50kts, Service Speed: 11.50kts