Acheron III

The Acheron III is a 23.9m by 7.3m ocean-going twin screw tug which has a 16T bollard pull. The Acheron III can be chartered alongside our barges the Pohunui or the Annie McC. The Acheron III has done several trips with the Pohunui in tow to the Chatham Islands, supplying material, equipment, and machinery for the break-water build with HEB Construction.

The Acheron III has been fitted out with the latest WASSP F3 Multi-beam Sonar System for accurate surveying of the seafloor. Whether you are looking for accurate soundings for a survey, monitoring requirement or some lost equipment, the Acheron III has the capability.

Acheron lll

Acheron lll tug available for hire in New Zealand

Tug 16T Bollard Pull. Available for charter in New Zealand, more…

Beam7.3 meters
Length23.9 meters
Deck SizeN/A
Light Draft3.0 meters
Max Draft3.5 meters
Gross Tonnage163 Tonnes
CapacityN/A Tonnes

Acheron III Projects

Chatham Island Wharf and Breakwater Construction

In April 2016 the Acheron III with the Pohonui in tow carried construction materials and machinery for the construction of a new wharf and breakwater at Waitangi in the Chatham Islands.