Charter Vessel

Workboat ‘MV Viking’ 2C

  • Commercial Dive Support Vessel
  • Crew Transfer Vessel / Pilot Transfer Vessel
  • Launch Service
  • Endorsed ‘COVID-Safe’ Transport Provider
  • General Marine Support
  • Research Charter Vessel
  • Remote Area Supply & Logistics
  • Marine Towage & Tow Assist
  • Charter Workboat For Hire In Cairns, Queensland


About ‘Viking’ Vessel For Charter

‘Viking’ is a 14-meter twin-screw commercial workboat in AMSA class 2C survey.

Viking has ample deck space, a 500kg lifting davit and a 3.5-ton towing capacity. The liveaboard accommodation can carry up to 14 workers and sleep 7.

Suited to both harbour and ocean marine support, she is available for long-term charter and occasional workboat hire.

A range of marine equipment is available for hire in conjunction with the charter boat Viking. These include various support tender vessels, air compressors, a landing barge, occupational diving equipment, additional fuel cells etc.

As an outfitted commercial dive support vessel, she is also well suited to a range of other marine support requirements. Viking is an endorsed ‘COVID-safe’ transport provider – for crew transfers or launch service operations and functions as a scientific research vessel.


MV Viking Workboat Specifications
Commercial Charter Vessel in 2C Survey

Aluminium commercial workboat for hire

Vessel ‘MV Viking’

Registration No 25531QC

Place of Survey Cairns, Queensland Australia

Survey AMSA Full Class 2C. 14 Persons. Anywhere within
Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) 200nautical miles.

Vessel Length 14 Meters

Breadth 4.1 Meters

Draft 1.2 Meters

Construction Aluminium

Tow Bollard Pull 3.5-Ton Marine Tug Bollard

Speed 8-10 Knots

Deck Equipment

Deck Space 5m x 3.5m

Crane / Davit 500kg lifting davit

Marine Anchors 1 CQR Anchor

Windlass Electronic Windlass

Compressors 65 cuft LP compressor & 6.5 cuft dive compressor

Fuel Burn

35 litres per hour at 8.5 knots

Tank Capacities

Fuel 1400 litre fuel tanks. Capacity to carry another 800 litres on deck

Freshwater 2000 litres

Liveaboard Accomodation

7 berth liveaboard accommodation (4 x bunks in forward cabin, 3 x bunks in galley/saloon area)

Fully air-conditioned interior

Equipped galley: Convection oven, fridge/freezers, microwave, electric frypan

Mess area with dining table

1 hot and cold shower

1 marine toilet

Navigation / Communication Equipment



Auto Pilot

Echo Sounders

V.H.F. Radio


Satellite Phone

Vessel Engine Room

Main Engines 2 x 3208 Caterpillar @ 257kw

Auxillary Engines 35KVA 3 Phase Genset with outlets on the rear deck for
welders/compressors etc

12KVA 3 Phase Genset


Safety Equipment To full AMSA 2C requirements

Liferaft 1 x Surviva 16 person

Extras (Available Upon Request)

SCUBA or SSBA commercial dive equipment

2 x 1,500 litres Aluminium Portable Fuel Cell

Dumb Barge

14 cuft Bauer HP Dive compressor

65 cuft LP Air compressor with 100m x ¾” hose (non-breathe)

8.0m Aluminium landing barge with bow door

6.5m Aluminium “Duck” workboat for hire in AMSA survey for 12 pax

4.5m inflatable RIB workboat for hire

Dinghies various

Vessel Charter Rates

North Marine offer both hourly and daily workboat charter rates, in line with competitive industry standards.

Charter rates include time loading and unloading, voyage time, and duration at the worksite.

If required, use of our hi-ab truck or dogman and franna crane may incur additional charges.

To discuss a commercial vessel charter, please contact [email protected]

A full pricing schedule may be requested, by contacting us.


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North Marine Commercial Vessel Charters

Based in Cairns Queensland, our charter vessels work anywhere inside of the Australian Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ.

We offer competitive industry rates for workboat charters throughout the Pacific Ocean, tailoring solutions to any project on the water.


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