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Name Official number Flag IMO
SIBERSK       
Year built Date launched Date completed
2008  22/01/2008   
Vessel type Vessel description
Barge   Steel Diesel-electric  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd., Port Glasgow    
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 45.0 m  25 m     
Engine builder Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois
Engine detail
Four 3412 type powering electric generators, driving lift/drive fans. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
intended for Rosneft, Russia     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Un-named liquidator
2012 Katmandu Incorporated, USA 
Vessel history
Hover barge capable of lifting 200 tons of cargo on a hover height of 1.8 metres and also providing electrical power for small towns if so required 
Remarks
SIBERSK translates to SIBERIAN

Sub-contract from Hovertrans.
At a late stage intended owner Rosneft cancelled the contract forcing Hovertrans into liquidation.
Vessel trialed in the Holy Loch then laid-up until sold in 2012 but remained at the shipyard until 2015 when towed away, reportedly for demolition.
 
End year Fate / Status
    
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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