Mussel Dredger

Mussel Dredger
Mussel dredger? From 2003 till 2006 Padmos built three cutting-edge mussel dredgers for the Irish mussel fishery.

Among which:

  • W-243: length 43.65 metres, width 10 metres.
  • WD-210: length 44.65 metres, width 10 metres.
  • WT-231: length 49 metres, width 10 metres.

The cutters are specially designed for fishing in Irish waters. There are two Mitsubishi engines present in the engine room with a power output of 450 HP. A mussel winch is available, specially developed for the Irish fishing industry. It is placed on board for a driving power of 640 HP.