MV Prosperous

11.6m Workboat

The Prosperous is a steel hulled multi-purpose vessel and is used as a dive support platform supporting the aquaculture operations, and in addition to this it is used for vessel to vessel transfer and harbour maintenance and support for the larger vessels.

MV Prosperous

MV Prosperous

MV Prosperous



Type of vesselWorkboat
Year built1988
CategoryMCA Cat 3
Up to 20 miles
(from safe haven)
Passengers6 in total
Flag stateUK
Port of registryKirkwall
Official Number728642
Call Sign2HHN3
MMSI Number235103706


Gross tonnage15.59 tonne
Deck area6.8m x 3.5m
Deck cargo1 tonne

Basic Functions

  • Marine support vessel
  • Dive support vessel
  • Commuter
  • Vessel to vessel transfer


  • Day cabin

Propulsion System

Main engines1 x Ford 130 hp.
Total Power89.40kW
Propellers1 fixed pitch propeller
  • SSIP Logo
  • Members of Association of Diving Contractors
  • Lloyds Register Approved Servcie Provider
  • fpal logo
  • Member of the National Workboat Association
  • Scottish Green Energey Awards 2015 - Best Supplier Award
  • Constructionline logo
  • OREF logo
  • uvdb logo
  • scot renewable logo
  • Living Wage Employer
  • SPOA logo
  • marine energy wales logo