MV Prosperous

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.

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Type of vessel Workboat
Year built 1988
Category MCA Cat 3
Up to 20 miles
(from safe haven)
Passengers 6 in total
Flag state UK
Port of registry Kirkwall
Official Number 728642
Call Sign 2HHN3
MMSI Number 235103706

Propulsion System

Main engines 1 x Ford 130 hp.
Total Power 89.40kW
Propellers 1 fixed pitch propeller


Length 11.6m
Beam 4.2m
Draught 2.0m
Gross tonnage 15.59 tonne
Deck area 6.8m x 3.5m
Deck cargo 1 tonne

Basic Functions

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


  • Day cabin