Bustler is a general purpose workboat used for passenger and light cargo transfer, safety standby, survey work, morning operations, barge moves, operational support and other services as required. Bustler is equipped with a capstan winch and has the option of a stern mounted A-frame, this make her ideal for operations where light lifting is required. Hustler's draft and echo sounder make her suitable for working in situations where shallow water may be a hazard. 

LOA 11.7m
Beam 3.9m
Draft 1.2m
Engines 1 x Ford 2700 series 120hp driving a single fixed pitch propellor
Speed 7 Knots
Nav Aids Furuno GP7000F GPS Plotter with Echosounder and C-Map Chart
Deck Area 6.2m x 3.6m total deck with Capstan etc, 3.2m x 3.6m clear deck space
Freeboard 1m
Equipment Capstan, Stern Roller and stern mounted A-Frame
Passengers 12 in Cat C Waters, 8 in Cat D Waters
Class Categorised waters up to Cat.D inc. Cromarty Firth, Inner Moray Firth, Inverness, Caledonian Canal
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…pictured Caledonian Towage tugs Strathdon and Kindeace assisting the cargo vessel Scott Mariner into the Inverness Harbour. 

Tuesday 15th December 2020

A typical day for MF Marine...

A quick snapshot of a typical day for our marine logistics business operating out of the Cromarty Firth. MF Marines' multi-role vessel, the Rosehaugh, can be seen here relaying cargo to and from our clients rigs located Mid Firth during warm stacking. The Rosehaugh is capable of handling all types

Friday 24th January 2020