Dredge Sandpiper

Sand Piper




Vessel:                                     Sandpiper  (New  Construction)

Official number:                      1273964

IMO/other number:                CFZ8556B0054

Built:                                        2016, San Diego, CA

Hull material:                          Steel

Gross tons:                              66 GRT

Net tons:                                  66 NRT

Hull length:                             74.00 feet

Hull breadth:                           26.00 feet

Hull depth:                               6.00 feet




The hull was of welded steel construction with a length over all (LOA) 74’, Breadth of 24’ and depth of 5’. Transversely and longitudinal framed with 3/8” inch shell plating. The hull was divided into three (3) transverse and three (3) longitudinal sections accessible through ladderways and/or water tight doors. The dredge is an electric powered dredge and utilizes a power reel barge that accommodates a hydraulic power pack and a 3,000’ of 500MCM dredge and mining cable on a reel.



Main Pump Drive Motor Siemens

Type CG11 1,750 HP

600 RPM

261 full load amps

Main Pump

Georgia Iron Works WBC 18 X 18 X 46

Port & Stbd Jet Pump:

Sloan Jet Pump 150 HP

Fire Pump:

Worthington S.S. Fire 7 X 4

Hydraulic Pump systems (2 each):

75 HP AC Drive motors (1 North American Elect & 1 Baldor) 1780 RPM

Rexroth A10VSO100 (100cc) pumps 100 gallon tanks

With tube & shell water cooler

Main Pump Bearing oil circulation & filtration system

Dodge RTL Series 2 GPM

25-gallon tank

With tank heater & tube & shell water cooler

Bilge Pumps (2 each) Pacer



General Electric

4160 volts to 480 volt

750 KVA

Gen Set:

Onan / John Deere 80 KW