Tern is general purpose workboat used for passenger and light cargo transfer. Tern can also be used for safety standby, survey work, mooring operations, barge moves, operational support, and other services as required. Tern has a clear deck area that allows use of Frog and Billy Pugh passenger transfer devices. Tern has a fendering arrangement, and forward deck area, that makes her suitable for passenger transfers to other ships and boats. Tern has an enclosed forward accommodation area with seating for passengers.

LOA 12.3m
Beam 4.2m
Draft 1.7m
Engines 1 x Gardener 240hp, driving a single fixed pitch propellor
Speed 7-8 Knots
Nav Aids Furuno 1834C Radar & GP32 GPS with C-Map Chart Plotter
Deck Area 6.1m x 3.6m
Passengers 12
Class Categorised waters up to Cat.D, inc. Cromarty Firth, Inner Moray Firth, Inverness, Caledonian Canal
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MF Marine Support Ocean Endeavour

MF Marine seen here supporting the Ocean Endeavour semi-submersible rig at Nigg Energy Park. The Albatross and Gannet workboats preparing to mobilise the Condor 6 barge to load a spooler and reel to re-place 2 x rig mooring wires on board. 

Tuesday 19th March 2019