CSO Apache seen here outbound to the North Sea from Port of Tyne (North East England)on 12th May 2007. Photographed from North Shields Fishquay.
CSO Apache had been at the Offshore Technology Park, Walker on Tyne, loading cabling.
1989-00 Stena Apache
1995-00 CSO APACHE
Owner and Operator: Technip UK Ltd.
Technical details and a plane of the vesse can be seen @ http://www.technip.com/pdf/Apache.pdf
Built: 1979-06 Todd Shipyards Corp. - Galveston, Tx Yard/hull No.: 56
Hull Material:Steel; Hull Connections:Welded; Decks:1 dk
Newbuilding price $28,000,000
Length Overall 122.920
Length (BP) 121.930
Breadth Extreme 23.340
Breadth Moulded 21.340
Formula Deadweight 9,982
2 oil engines reverse reduction geared to screw shafts driving 2 FP propellers
Total Power: Mcr 5,296kW (7,200hp)
Service Speed: 12.50kts
Design: General Motors, Engine Builder: General Motors Corp. Electro-Motive Div. - La Grange
2 x 20-645-E7, 2 Stroke, Single Acting, Vee
20 Cy. 230 x 254, Mcr: 2648 kW (3600 hp)
Thrusters: 2 Thwart. FP thruster (f) , 2 Tunnel thruster (a)