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Photographer:Holger Jaschob [View profile]Title:PETER FABERAdded:Mar 06, 2005
Captured:April 10, 2004IMO:8027781Hits:1,448
Location:Cuxhaven, Germany
Photo Category: Cable and Pipelayers
Upstream river Elbe at Cuxhaven on 10.04.2004.
Vessel Identification
Name:Peter Faber
Flag:France International Register
Technical Data
Vessel type:Cable Layer
Gross tonnage:2,854 tons
Summer DWT:2,200 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Marseille
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1982
AIS Information
Last known position:
49°49’28.22” N, 2°51’29.63” W
Speed, course (heading):
10.8kts, 76° (76°)
Location:Off Isles Of Scilly
Arrival:17th Jun 2018
09:00:59 UTC
Last update:
25 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 June 17th, 09:00:59 UTCOff Isles Of Scilly
2018 May 7th, 07:30:45 UTCCalais
2018 April 29th, 23:00:23 UTCRepair
2018 April 14th, 08:00:16 UTCAlgeciras
2018 April 13th, 17:30:23 UTCMindelo
2018 April 10th, 17:30:41 UTCMindelo
2018 April 4th, 10:00:49 UTCPorto Grande Bay
2018 March 29th, 16:00:42 UTCPorto Grande
2017 September 14th, 18:00:26 UTCMindelo Port
2017 May 17th, 18:00:19 UTCMindelo
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Photo Comments (1)

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immen on Feb 08, 2006 21:12 (12 years ago)
The vessel was built by Dannebrog Shipyard in Denmark and delivered in 1982 but has been converted in 2002 with more powerful thrusters. Peter Faber is designed to carry out cable laying operations, handle cable ploughs, ROV perform cable maintenance. The ship is a highly efficient cable ship with the most advanced cable hauling machinery onboard. It is the only vessel in the fleet capable of doing cable repairs over the bow an advantage in strong currents.
Owner Alcatel Submarine Networks Marine A/S
Operator Alcatel Submarine Networks Marine
Flag Danish
Construction year 1982
Conversion year 2002
Length, overall 78,38 m
Breath 13,60 m
Draught 5,01 m
Deadweight 2850 t
Cable tank capacity 1050 t in two cable tanks
Repeater storage N/A
Cable machinery 2 x CDE 3,0 m diameter
Type of plough SMD (installation only)
Type of ROV CMR4, 300 kW, 1000 m depth, 1,5m burial
Transit speed 12 knots
Bollard pull Max. 35 t
Generator capacity 2 x 535 kW, 1 x 728 kW, 2 x 1040 kW
Thrusters 1 x 725 kW, 1 x 675 kW
Propulsion 2 x 1050 kW

Kind regards / Immen
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