Pilotage

Portland Harbour Authority's Marine Department provides pilotage 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to all vessels from the pilotage station to, or from, all anchorages and berths. All pilots are employees of the Statutory Harbour Authority. The Authority's two pilot vessels are 'Culverwell', a new build Interceptor 42 vessel capable of 25 knots in most sea conditions and 'Rodwell' a second Interceptor 42 vessel. Both are fully certificated pilot vessels.

Pilot/Transfer Vessel Culverwell

CALLSIGN 2ADQ6
CLASS CATAGORY 2 (MECAL)
PORT OF REGISTRY PORTLAND, ENGLAND
YEAR & LOCATION OF BUILD 2007 CORK, IRELAND
GROSS TONNAGE 19 TONS
LENGTH OVERALL 13.00 METRES
WIDTH OVERALL 4.26 METRES
TOTAL PERSONS 15
PROPULSION TWIN FIXED SCREW
NUMBER OF ENGINES 2
ENGINE MANUFACTURER VOLVO
TOTAL POWER 1100HP

Pilot/Transfer/Survey Vessel Rodwell

CALLSIGN 2BZE5
CLASS CATAGORY 2 (MECAL)
PORT OF REGISTRY PORTLAND,

 

ENGLAND
YEAR & LOCATION OF BUILD 2009 CORK, IRELAND
GROSS TONNAGE 19 TONS
LENGTH OVERALL 12.92 METRES
WIDTH OVERALL 3.88 METRES
TOTAL PERSONS 14
PROPULSION TWIN FIXED SCREW
NUMBER OF ENGINES 2
ENGINE MANUFACTURER VOLVO
TOTAL POWER 1100HP

 

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