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1979 Commercial Tuna Purser

Cape Canaveral, Florida


New to market...200K price discount 6.8.20

Builder: J M Martinac Shipbuilding Corp., USA

Surveyed: Lloyds, Class A "UNLIMITED" so she can work anywhere in the world

2018 New gear box

2019 Drydocked, bottom pressure cleaned and painted 

Main Engine: General Motors, 3,600 BHP, EMD20, 900 rpm, due for service in 6,000 hours

Average fuel consumption: 9,463-11,356 liters / 24 hours

Falk marine reduction gearbox, 5.033:1, New 2018

Martimac fixed pitch, 5 blades

AUX1: Cummins KTA 19-D (M1) 6 cylinder diesel engine, DM7744 3 phase / 60Hz / 425 KW

AUX2: Cummins KTA 19-D (M1) 6 cylinder diesel engine, DM7744 3 phase / 60Hz / 425 KW

This unit has a Funk Power take off for hydraulic Bow Thruster @ 1,800 rpm

AUX3: Cummins KTA 19-D (M1) 6 cylinder diesel engine, DM7744 3 phase / 60Hz / 425 KW

1 x Caterpillar 3412 run the Hydraulics

Fish Hold: Freezer, 950 metric tons / 2,094,391 lbs

Fresh Water: 172,583 liters / 45,536 gal

Fuel Oil: 308,055 liters / 77,000 gal

Day Tank: 34,855 liters / 10,626 gal

Lube Oil: 34,855 liters / 10,626 gal 

Wing Tanks: 12,597 liters / 3,840 gal

Hydraulic Tank: 1,179 liters / 359 gal

AV Fuel: 10,000 liters / 3,048 gal

Gasoline: 4,568 liters / 1,392 gal

Watermaker: Mikro Desalination, Sealand Ind model 1000

AC: Trane, 16 units in all living spaces

Sleeps: 22 persons

Basic Boat Info

Price: $10,300,001
Make: Commercial
Model: Tuna Purser
Year: 1979
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Steel


Length: 223 ft
Length Overall: 223 ft
Beam: 41'10 ft
Max Draft: 13'6 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: GM
  • Model: EMD20 900RPM
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 3,600hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 5 Blade, Alloy
  • Year: 1979
  • Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 12 kn
Maximum Speed: 14 kn


Heads Count: 5
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Commercial Boats, Trawlers


Roger Newsom


3704 Del Prado Blvd. S
Cape Coral, Florida, US, 33904


Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters.  The broker cannot guarantee the true hours.  It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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