Multicat Panda

The Multicat ‘Panda’ is slightly bigger than the ‘Yogi” and our second workboat in this category. She started in 2017 at Herman Sr and she and her crew are well known of her capabilities.

Versatile and Strong

Multicat Panda

Panda is the second Multicat within the fleet of Herman Senior. She is slightly larger in dimensions and capacities then Yogi with her dimensions of 27,27 x 11,50 meter, a deck load capacity of 10 tonnes per square meter, two equally heavy cranes and three strong winches. There is heated and air-conditioned living space for seven people and is fully equipped to carry up to 12 people. With a bollard pull of 33 tonnes, she is classed under Bureau Veritas and Dutch flag and has an unrestricted navigation area. To communicate with our clients in unrestricted waters, there is a V-sat installed.

Panda can be utilised on marine projects which are part of our specialisation. Some of the works are including but not limited to anchor handling, towing, plough dredging, PLGR, salvage, Dredge support and Offshore wind support.


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Specifications of this Workboat


Yard no:1570 {Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld}Delivery date:March 2017Type:Damen Multicat 2712Basic functions:Towing, anchor handling, dredge support, wind farm support, aquaculture support, oil & gas support, supplying, diving supportClassification:Bureau Veritas I 3/3 {E} * Tug Unrestricted Area * MACHNat. Authoritities:Dutch Shipping Inspection
Unrestricted navigationCall sign: PCOAI.M.O. No:9807798MMSI No:245852000


Length:27.70 mWidth:11.45 mDepth at half length:3.90 mMin Draft:2.50 mMax Draft:2.80 mGT / NT:299 / 76

Tank capacities:

Fuel oil:110.00 m³Fresh water:31.30 m³Lub. oil:1.50 m³Hydraulic oil:2.30 m³Dirty oil:1.70 m³Sewage:10.50 m³Bilge water:4.10 m³


Bollard pull:33 ton (m)Speed:10 knots

Propulsion system:

Main engines:2 x Caterpillar C32 TTA ACERTTotal power:1790 bkW (2435 bhp) at 1800 rpmGearboxes:2 x Reintjes WAF 572L/7.091:1Propulsion:2 x Promarin fixed pith propellorsDiameter:2 x 1900 mm in v.d. Giessen Optima nozzlesBowthruster:1 x 184 KwRudders:2x fishtail rudders (45 degrees)

Auxiliary equipment:

Generator sets:2 x Caterpillar C 4.4, 107 kVA eachHydraulic set:1 x Caterpillar C 12, 339 KWFuel separator:Facet MV-11-AGTransfer pumps:for water and fuel: SIHI 50 m3/hr at 1,5 barCompressors:1x ABAC compressors @ 150L/min
1x Alup SCK 9-8 @ 1200L/min

Deck layout:

Anchors:2 x 300 kg PoolChain:192.5 m short link 17,5 mmAnchor winch:Kraaijeveld, hydraulicDeck crane fore ship:HS Marine AKC 290 LHE3, 11,5T @ 16,5 mDeck crane aft ship:HS Marine AKC 290 LHE3, 11,5T @ 16,5 mWinches:KraaijeveldForward winch100 Ton pull – 150 ton Holding
powerAft winch50 Ton pull – 100 ton Holding
powerTuggerwinchDromec 12 tonHydraulic pins1 set anchor handling pinsStopper:1x wire stopperMaximum deckload:10 ton/m²Free deck space:150 m²Plough:availableContainer capacity:4x 20” and 2x 10”


Heated and aircondioned living spaces for 7 persons,
consisting of 2 double cabins and 3 single cabins, a galley
and sanitary facilitis

Nautical and communication equipment:

According GMDSS:Area A3Searchlights:Seematz 2 x 2000 WCompass:1 x Cassens & Plat, Reflecta 1Radar system:Furuno FR-2117+ ARPAGPS:Furuno GP-170ECDIS:2x Furuno FMD3100Gyro compass:Anschuetz STD 22Autopilot: Simrad AP-70Echosounder:Furuno FE 800VHF radio telephone: 2x Thrane & Thrane Sailor 6310Navtex:Furuno NX-700AIS:Furuno FA 170SSB: Furuno FS-1570 , 150 W.Inmarsart C”2x Thrane & Thrane sailor 6110VSAT:Intellian V80GTV Satelite:Intellian T80W

Why Herman SR.

  • Our office managers have years of experience working on our boats, so they can advise you in the best possible way.
  • Our crew aboard on our ships are very skillful and did your project probably hundreds of times before
  • We deliver high quality for competitive prices
  • We quickly respond to your requests
  • We are a family business for over 25 years
  • We hate downtime, just like you
  • We work worldwide

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