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Workboats

Series of custom-made vessels designed by sea workers for sea workers
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Overview

Based on our unique approach to shipbuilding, iXblue shipyard offers a comprehensive range of pilot boats, workboats, daughter boats for wind farms, as well as survey and polyvalent vessels of various sizes.

To build our workboats to the highest standard, we utilize our leading expertise in vacuum infusion. Combined with a moulding process and the use of GRP, we build enduring and efficient vessels.

Specifications

Benefits

  • Corrosion free (low maintenance)
  • Lighter vessels requiring smaller engines for the same performance and lower fuel consumption
  • Innovative solutions for lifting equipment
  • Possibility to have an “all iXblue” ship (equipment) through one supplier
  • Architecture open to third party suppliers

Features

  • Vacuum infusion
  • Moulding process (timely construction, perfected shaping process)
  • Choice of propulsion (azimuthal pods, traditional, waterjets, hybrid)

 

Applications

iXpilot 40

iXpilot 40

  • Area of operations:

    • Harbor and harbor approaches
  • Deck equipment:

    • Pilot ladder
    • Bow and stern balcony
    • Windlass
iXwork 40

iXwork 40 WF

  • Area of operations: Windfarms
iXship 50

iXship 50

  • Area of operations:

    • Coastal
  • Mission:

    • Divers support
    • Survey vessel
    • Buoy layer
iXcat 80

iXcat 80

  • Area of operations:

    • Up-to the high seas
  • Mission:

    • Survey
    • Diving support
    • Equipment layer