Oldschool / vintage bridge equipment still in operational condition . On attached picture : Navigational and control rnequipmnet of former trawler - nowadays guard vessel ALCEDO. rnHere visible on duty for GEMINI WIND FARM ; German Bight.
AIS Name : ALCEDO GUARD
Call Sign: HP2244
Flag: Panama [PA]
Gross Tonnage: 273
Summer DWT: -
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 34.1 x 8.49 m
Year Built: 1985
In Van Laar Drydocks .
Since 2012 the vessel is not engaged in fishing business.
ALCEDO commenced Offshore service in August 2012 - guarding seismic survey performed at Black Sea by CGG SYMPHONY. Later on ( since may 2014 ) she guarded underwater cable - connected Klaipeda and Swedish coast .
Since 2016 till 2019 was engaged in many projects related to new Windfarms ... German , Dutch , Belgian .
It is difficult to understand why the vessel is stil mentioned ( ALSO BY REGISTER ) as TRAWLER .
Even all fishery devices ( winches , dericks , nets , freezers etc ) is long time ago removed .