Completed Boats Rois Mhiari


18.9 Metre Scallop Trawler

Client: John MacAlister (Oban) Limited

Started: November 2004

Completed: August 2005

Main Dimensions

Length Overall: 18.90 metres

Length Register: 16.49 metres

Breadth Moulded: 7.00 metres

Depth Moulded: 4.00 metres

Fuel Capacity (approx): 20,000 litres

Fresh Water Capacity: 3,000 litres

Ice Locker Capacity: 6 tonnes

Boat Description

Steel hulled motor fishing vessel, double chine, transom stern, bulbous bow, soft nose stem and rigged for scallop dredge fishing, with dredge emptying doors and catch handling conveyors for 10 dredges per side.

Below deck to be subdivided by four watertight bulkheads into: aft accommodation with steering gear, engine room, hold and forepeak tank/sonnar/gear store.

Aft deckhouse for combined galley and mess, washroom, lobby and workshop, with wheelhouse over.

Main deck working area to have split trawl winches, hinged outrigger arms, dredge pulling in winches, with catch conveyors and dredge emptying doors incorporated into bulwark sides.
Focsle catch sorting, washing and handling, compartment.

Shelter deck fitted over the main deck, inboard of dredges, between deckhouse and focsle.