Teal and Gannet are identical Beaver Tug workboats, originally designed for logging operations in Canada. Their size, air draft and manoeuvrability makes them ideal for use as safety standby boats for use within oilrig pontoon and bracing limits. In this role the Gannet and Teal provide support to personnel working over/around the water, and can assist with movements of any barges/pontoons being used as work platforms, etc. The boats are also used as general purpose workboats as required around the port area. 

LOA 8.5m
Beam 2.9m
Draft 1.5m
Air Draft 2.1m
Weight 7.5t (Approx. Dry Weight)
Engines 1 x Ford 2700 Series, 120hp driving a single fixed pitch propellor
Speed 7 Knots
Passengers 5 (& persons max. inc Crew)
Class Inland Waterways up to Cat.C
Equipment Towing Bollard for manoeuvring small barges
Other Road Transportable
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