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M.T. Artemis – FD1

Technical

Official Number: A11530
Yard Number: 404
Gross Tonnage: 49
Net Tonnage: 49
Length: 23.13 m
Breadth: 6.40 m
Depth: 2.25 m
Engine: Deutz SBF12M716U, 460 bhp
Built: 1978 by John Lewis & Sons Ltd, Aberdeen
Yard Number: 404
Owners: Don Fishing Co. Ltd, Peterhead

History

1978-1987: Built for owner Don Fishing Co. Ltd, Peterhead as CASTLEWOOD PD312
1987-1992: Owner Fred West.
1992-1999: Owner John Crockett, Named MORAVIA INS73
1999-2002: Bought by Raymond Hall, Montrose and re-named ARTEMIS AH710
2002-2009: Owner Neve & Dell Trawlers Ltd Fleetwood. Registered at Fleetwood (FD1).
27th September 2009: Bought by Locker Trawlers Whitby, registered at Whitby (WY809). She was stripped back to the bare steel hull and rebuilt for pair seining. Work included fitting a completely new propulsion package consisting of a new cat 3412C main engine, Reintjes 7.043: reduction gearbox, Kort nozzle and propeller, tail shaft and deep sea seals.
The Gardner auxiliary engines were taken out and fully overhauled by Paul Gardner Engineering. New bilge pumps were also fitted, New stainless steel hydraulic piping was fitted. Also Artemis was fully rewired.
A new A-frame towing gantry was added that will be suitable to pair seining. The cabin, galley, washroom and wheelhouse were all stripped bare and refitted as new by R&N Services of Grimsby under subcontract from Parkol Marine Engineering.
The vessel’s fishroom received similar treatment, with a new foam insulation being injected behind Warkhus linings before Premier Refrigeration fitting a new catch chilling system.
December 2010: Back fishing after being rebuilt.

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M.T. Artemis FD1

M.T. Artemis FD1

M.T. Artemis FD1

M.T. Artemis FD1

Changelog
03/11/2016: Page re-published due to site problems.