CTV SeaZip 1, known as a Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2610, is a modern high-speed Vessel of standard design. The Vessel is well suited for the following (offshore) services (amongst others):
- Transportation of personnel
- Transportation of light cargo
- Hydrographic survey
- Diving support
The Vessel is a catamaran with two symmetrical hulls, providing enhanced sea keeping for optimum comfort and safety. Each hull is based on the Sea Axe hull shape. The Vessel is propelled with propellers, which are driven by marine diesel engines.
The Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2610 ‘Twin Axe’ is a significant step forward from more conventional seagoing High Speed Vessels, due to the unique and superior characteristics of this hull form.
CTV SeaZip 1’s competitive advantages include: more comfort, even in turbulent conditions; preservation of high speed in rough sea conditions; and a high level of fuel efficiency. The vessel is geared to strenuous and long-term deloyment on the open sea and operates under class (Germanischer Lloyd).