Used Damen Launch 53 for sale

This steel survey vessel is well maintained and ready for operations.
  • Folio


  • Built

    1978, Damen Shipyards, refurbished 2016

  • Dimensions

    16.34 / 14.57 x 4.80 mtrs

  • Draft

    1.53 mtr

  • Airdraft

    5.51 mtrs with folded mast, 8.75 mtrs with radar

  • Material


  • Propulsion

    Twin screw

  • Main engines

    2x DAF, type DK 1160 M

  • Output

    336 hp total at 1900 rpm

  • Gearboxes

    Twin Disc, type MG509 Ratio 2.95 : 1

  • Speed

    10 knots max.

  • Tonnage

    GRT 31 / NRT 11

  • Displacement

    56 tons

  • Deck equipment

    Anchor windlass, type Maaskant VF110

  • Free deck area

    8 m2

  • Generators

    2x Mercedes, type OM-636

  • Output

    2x 15 kV, 24/220/380V

  • Tank capacities

    Fuel oil

    4.400 ltrs

    Fresh water

    1.000 ltrs

    Lub oil

    80 ltrs

  • Accommodation

    Day accommodation for 3 persons, fully air-conditioned and heated

  • Nav./comm. equipment

    VHF, EPIRB, SART, loudhailer, radar, autopilot, compass

  • Class

    Register Holland classed, 15 nm offshore

  • Survey status

    Valid 2021

  • Remark

    Vessel is in very good condition, ideal as survey vessel or for traffic regulation duties

  • Position

    The Netherlands

  • Price category (€)
    100.000 - 250.000

Our Services


Our technical knowledge and years of commercial experience in the brokerage business enable us to guide you on a realistic market value

When you sell your vessel through us we will guarantee a world-wide display, using a variety of tools thereby reaching our vast network of respectable clients in different markets.

We consider ourselves the number one broker for Damen vessels, because, as part of Damen Shipyards Group, we have full access to all knowledge and documentation.

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If you wish to evaluate your vessel/fleet or need to have a market value on a vessel you intend to buy, we can carry out a survey to determine both condition and commercial sales value.

Our technical knowledge and years of commercial experience in the brokerage business enable us to guide you on a realistic market value.

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Are you considering the purchase of a new Damen vessel, but do you need to sell your redundant vessel/fleet first?

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After a complete survey, carried out by our own surveyor, a trade-in can be considered.

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