Hopper barge with hydraulically operated drop doors. Forward and aft compartments accessed via hatches from the deck. Hydraulics to open and close the bottom doors supplied by a power pack.
Description: Completely stripped out - complete blank canvas. All steeled over, windows in.
Description: Converted Thames Lighter barge formerly used as office and storage/workshops. Hull is of a riveted construction. Upper deck reception area, two offices and toilet Lower deck workshop, store and mess room.
Description: Fully operational pub barge currently moored on the Thames. Conversion by the current owners was completed around four years ago. Works carried out in ship yard and has been in use at their venue in Albert Dock.
Description: Built in America for the US Military the heavily constructed barge has been fitted with two spud legs. The deck is raked at each end by approximately 40cm.
Tows well as has a shaped bow.
Previously been used, as a mud hopper by ex British Waterways currently being used for storage. The barge is visually in good order.
This is not a bottom dumper hopper.
Very heavily constructed concrete commercial tank barge in fair condition. Ideal for conversion to a house boat as offers good headroom below.
Built 1972. Single cargo hold.Carries 400 tonne. Fitted with McGregor hold covers. Scania 8 cylinder engine with very few hours. 3 cylinder Lister generator coupled with ballast pump (all fully serviced). Twin cylinder Lister anchor/windlass (again all fully serviced). All ballast pipe vents on deck have been renewed. Sounding pipes and breather pipes to double bottom bunker tanks also all renewed. All accommodation has been recently rebuilt.Accommodation comprises of two single cabins, one double cabin, mess room with galley and toilet/shower room. All wheelhouse equipment (auto pilot, radar, chart plotters etc) have all been renewed. Has just been slipped and had two coats primer, two coats antifouling and new anodes. Good thickness report available. Photos taken August 2013. This vessel is not in class