IHC Beagle® trailing suction hopper dredger

Standardised TSHD series 4,000-8,000m3

The IHC Beagle® series combines the performance, ease of operation and reliability of a thoroughbred IHC product with our unique ability to provide support with crew training and a range of services. Therefore, the IHC Beagle® is a perfect combination of performance and assistance.
  • Short delivery time
  • Modular design 
  • Cost efficient
  • High efficiency and maximum uptime
  • IHC assistance and support services

Features and benefits

  • Modern IHC hull design with bulbous bow resulting in a low resistance.
  • Compact vessel with high deadweight carrying capacity.
  • IHC high-efficiency dredge pump.
  • Easy operation with the Intuitive Hopper Control Chair (IHCC).
  • Training included (classroom, simulator and on the job).
  • IHC Planned Maintenance System (IPMS).
  • Spare parts availability.

The modular design of the IHC Beagle® allows for the addition of optional packages, which adds a layer of customisation for your specific needs. By adding these options (as a new build or at a later stage) the vessel’s functionality can be further enhanced.

Available range

IHC Beagle®  IHC Beagle® 4  IHC Beagle® 6  IHC Beagle® 8
Hopper capacity (m3)  4,000  6,000  8,000
Max. draught (m)  6.5  7.3  8.2
Deadweight (tonnes)  6,200  9,490  12,250
Speed (kn)  12.6  13.7   14.0
Max. dredging depth (m)  25  27.5  27.5
Suction tube diameter (mm)  2 x 600  2 x 700  2 x 800

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