4-Point Mooring Vessel

The Black Diver III is a 180 foot United States Coast Guard Inspected 4 –Point Mooring Vessel refurbished in June 2009.  The vessel is equipped with below deck dive support allowing for 2,484 square feet of clear deck space.  The deck decompression chambers onboard the Black Diver III are enclosed in environmentally controlled rooms with full audio and video communications with Dive Control.  The Black Diver III is also equipped with a 12 ton crane to support a multitude of construction and salvage operations.

Vessel Specification

Vessel Specification
Flag: USA
IMO: 8225917
Built: 1976
Complete Refurbishment: June 2009
Gross Tonnage: 297 GRT

LOA: 180 Feet
Beam: 36 Feet
Draft: 10 Feet
Clear Deck Space: 2484 Sq. Feet

Potable Water: 50,000 Gallons
Fuel: 31,290 Gallons

Main Engines: (2) 398D Caterpillar
Primary Generations: (2) 99KW/V6-71 Detriot Diesel
Dedicated Diving System Generator: (1) 99 KW/3304 CaterPiller

Crusing SPeed: 10 Knots @ 65 GPH
Standby-Generator Only 0 Knots @ 3GPH

Certified Berths: 35
Satellite Phone
Satellite TV w/ DVD
Wireless Internet through out Vessel

Client Accomodations:
Private State Room w/ Workstation
Private Bathroom
Private Phone Line
Satellite TV w/ DVD

4-Point Mooring System:
Winches: (2) V6-71 Detroit Diesel Powered HBL-DD200, Double Drum,
Level Winding Winch System monitored via CCV cameras
Drum Wire: 5,000 Feet of 1-1/8 Inch Wire
Line Pull: 175,000 lbs/single line each
Anchors: (4) 10,000- Pound Stockless

(1) 15 Ton

Diving Equipment:
(1) Surface Supplied Air/Gas Diving Spread
(2) Built-in Quincy 5120 Electric Dive Compressors
(2) Built in Hydrolic Tool Packages
(1) V-8 71 DD Powered 6X6 inch Jet Pump
(1) 400 AMP Welding Unit
(2) U/W Burning Packages
(1) 375 CFM Roto-Screw Air Compressor
(1) 10,000 lb. Air Tugger/800′ @ 3/4″ wire Rope
(1) 6,000 lb.Air Tugger/600′ @ 5/8″ Wire Rope
(2) ViperFish Digital U/W Video Package

Navigation:/Electronic Equipment:
(2) 48 Mile Radars
(4) VHF Radios
Continuos Electronic Navigational Charting
Auto Ship Identification System
Digital Selective MF/MF Calling
Auto Pilot
Integrated WEather Monitoring Systems
Site Survey with Full Redundancy

Vessel Safety Equipment:
Fire Fighting
Auto Depoly Life Rafts
Rigid Rescue Craft
Designated Hospital Room Equipped with First Aid and AED Equipment

Vessel Profile

Vessel Profile

Vessel Deck Plan

Vessel Deck Plan