Cooma Cooma

The Cooma Cooma is a heavy draft landing craft, servicing remote communities East of Darwin.

Currently services Truscott Airbase Weekly, the Cooma Cooma supply around 76,000 Litres of Jet A1 weekly, along with Diesel and Av Gas.

Cooma Cooma Barge Details

Built:1974
Length:34.38m
Breadth:7.33m
Cargo Capacity: 110 Tons
Cargo Fuel:80,000 Litres
Cargo Fresh Water:10,000 Litres
Speed:8 Knots
Class:USL 2B

MACHINERY

Main Engines2 x Mercedes
403 V10 @ 183KW each @ 1800 RPM
Gear Box 11 x Twin Disc MG5111 Ratio 3.095:1
Gear Box 21 x Twin Disc MG5114 Ratio 3.000:1
Generator Engines2 x Perkins 4236 @ 37KW each
Cargo Fuel PumpDESMI S70-50-175 N/A 09
Cargo FW Pump 1 x 2.2 kw
2” inlet / 2” outlet
G.S. Fire & Ballast Pump
1 x 3.0 kw
2” inlet / 2” outlet
FO Transfer PumpsONGA 185
Type 185/405212

GENERAL

FlagAustralia
Port of Registry Darwin
Call SignVL9222
Official No:852525
Built1974 Queenslan

NAVIGATION & COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT

Inmarsat – C Mobile Earth StationSailor TT-3026D/S/M
MF / HF / DSC RadioFuruno FS-1562-25
UAISFuruno FA 150
EPIRBGME-406
SARTSafeSea S100
Bridge VHF Sailor RT2048
Hand Held VHF Radios 2 x Icom M35
Echo SounderFuruno FCV 620/585

Radar 1Furuno 1935
Auto PilotTMQ AP 4
GPSFuruno GP33
Satellite PhoneThrane & Thrane IP

STORAGE CAPACITY

Ship’s Fuel Oil13.0 Tons
Long Range Fuel Oil56.5 Tons 98%
Ship’s Fresh Water 5.7 Tons
Cargo Fresh Water 83.0 Tons
Ballast Water 20.0 Tons

PERFORMANCE

Speed @ design draft 7.5 Kts
Economical 1,400 Ltrs / Day
Fully laden 1,600 Ltrs / Day
In Port 150 Ltrs / Day

ACCOMODATION

1 x Single Berth1
2 x Double Berth4
Total Persons5