Sophie and Helene


Sophie and Helene are self-propelled work vessels of identical construction for the use in coastal areas and inland waterways. Equipped with 2 anchor piles at bow and stern, they can be accurately positioned and moored. The overall load capacity of each vessel is 290 t.

Typical work is:
  • excavating work
  • pile-driving work
  • unloading and placing of riprap

Depending on the work to be carried out, the vessels will be equipped with hydraulically or cable-operated excavators.

Technical Data
Name: Sophie und Helene
Type of vessel: Self-propelled work vessels
Year of construction: 2002
Modification: 2011
Gross tonnage (GT): 155
Net tonnage (NT) 46
Length: 30.48 m
Width: 9.14 m
Moulded depth: 2.48 m
Draught: 1.71 m
Load capacity: 290 t
Engine capacity: 2 x 139 kW
Navigational area: National waters
Equipment:
  • 2 anchor piles of variable length
  • mobile ramp