Article

New Pilot Boat for Northeast Marine Pilots (USA) by Safehaven Marine


by Frank Kowalski - published on 10 June 2024 347 -

Safehaven are very pleased to have signed contracts with the Northeast Marine Pilots, Newport Rhode Island in the USA for one of our Interceptor 48 Pilot boats. This will be teh 2nd pilot boat to the US, fitted with 575hp Cummins X15 engines she will be specially built to deal with cold winter time weather, as such featuring a heated deck and hand rails along with several other custom features, she is due for delivery in 2025.
FK
Author: Frank Kowalski
What's your opinion on this?
Login or register to write comments and join the discussion!
Read more...

Article Safehaven Marine to build a second S.A.R. Interceptor 48 for the Faroe Islands Rescue Service

by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 16 June 2020

Safehaven Marine have signed contracts with the Faroe Islands Rescue Service for an Interceptor 48
‘self-righting’ S.A.R. (Search and Rescue craft.) This is the second S.A.R. Interceptor 48 we have
supplied to the Faroe Islands following ‘Sverri’ in 2013, which has worked very well in the
challenging North Atlantic seas they face off the Islands, with her crew being totally confident with
her seakeeping abilities, performance and reliability during rescue operations over the last 7 years.

0

Article Safehaven Marine launch new Interceptor 48 ‘Practicos Coruna Ocho’ for the port of Coruna in Northern Spain

published on 29 September 2020

Safehaven Marine, pilot boat specialist builders in Ireland have launched a new Interceptor 48 pilot boat for the Port of Coruna in Northern Spain. ‘Practicos Coruna Ochno’ is powered by a pair of Volvo D13 500hp continuously rated engines and ZF Gearboxes. Propulsion is by conventional sterngear turning 28” propellers giving her a 25kts continuous operational speed. Capable of carrying 7 pilots and crew all on shock mitigation seating comfortably in her spacious fully lined cabin with extremely low noise levels of 73db recorded.

0

Article Safehaven Marine launch new Interceptor 48 ‘Belgrano’ for the River Plate pilots in Montevideo, Uruguay.

published on 23 December 2020

Safehaven Marine have launched another new Pilot boat, there 20th Interceptor 48 and 46th pilot vessel overall for the River Plate pilots in Montevideo, Uruguay. ‘Belgrano’ named after the famous Argentine general, will operate on the River Plate estuary, also famous for being the place of the first naval battle during the second world war, where the German battle cruiser, the Admiral Graf Spee was scuttled.

0

Video Pilot Boat SIABO, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

published on 9 February 2022

#pilotonboard #pilotboat #seamanslife

0

Video Paradip piloat boat along side at ship

published on 7 June 2023

paradip pilot onboard along side at ship

0

Video Dongara Marine Custom Boatbuilding Diversity 2023

published on 6 November 2023

Compilation clip highlighting some of the diverse custom boats Dongara Marine has built in recent years.

0

Video Cork pilot boat- Failte

published on 19 January 2021

0

Video CoastGuard Mooloolaba visit Poseidon Sea Pilots

published on 7 April 2022

Poseidon Sea Pilots (an AMS Group subsidiary) invited our CoastGuard team to check out the new Pilot boats that are operating out of Mooloolaba.
These Pilots work night & day escorting large ships in and out of the port of Brisbane.

0

Video Berthing alongside ice is not easy

published on 4 March 2021

North East Approach to Eydehavn were covered with ice. Navigation and maneuvering required skills and knowledge to bring the vessel safely alongside

0

Opinion Fathom Safety: "A Guide to Pilot Ladder Securing"

by Frank Diegel - published on 7 October 2020

Fathom Safety was established as a not for profit organisation dedicated to improving maritime pilot transfer safety. Here is a guide to pilot ladder rigging. We hope you like it!

3