The two vessels arrived at Tilbury last month and as of yet moved from the berth inside the dock. FELIX and CHRISTIAN built in 2009 in Germany have an 18.50m Length, 6.20m beam and 1.80m draft powered by 2 Volvo Penta D16-600 diesels 1200bhp with a bollard pull of 15T.
The vessels are owned by BMB Joint Venture which consists of BAM Nuttall, Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty and a main contractor for the “Thames Tideway Tunnel” and are due to be operated by Livetts
Photos below show the vessels registered in London in Holland on April 17th and another photo showing one of the vessels with its wheelhouse raised
photos by Freijsen