M/V Contender is a 24 meters crew
transfer vessel built for personnel and cargo
transport to offshore wind farms.

The 24 meter CTV M/V Contender is a versatile vessel, equipped with a Palfinger crane and Water Jets. 12 seats are available for technicians being transported.

Year built 2012
Class BV
Flag UK
Hull Material Aluminium
PAX 12 seats

Vessel Specification

Length overall: 24,7 m
Breadth 8,0 m
Draft 1,2 m
Fwd deck space: 47 m2
Aft deck space: 22 m2
Callsign 2FWB4
Bunker capacity 10 000 liters
Cargo handling
Cargo capacity 20 tons
Deck crane Palfinger
Model PK6500M
SWL 540KG @ 9,4m
Securing Mutliple points
Fuel transfer Yes
Jet wash Yes
Main and auxilary machinery
Main engines 2 x MTU 12V 2000
Power 1450 BHP
Propulsion type Water jets
Propulsion equipment RR 56A3
Generators 2 x 26KVA
Navigation and communication Equipment
Charts Furuno ECDIS
Crew finder Sea Marshall
WiFi 4G


24 meters Crew Transfer Vessel ideal for offshore wind industry

Manufactured by Southboats, Isle of Wight, the N-O-S M/V Contender is tailored for substantial cargo and technician transportation, boasting exceptional sea-keeping prowess. The technician zone offers a tranquil, air-conditioned environment, featuring 12 suspension seats and 4G WiFi for enhanced comfort and productivity.