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Fact sheet

Ulstein Aquamaster
retractable azimuth thruster UL
Mounting
The mounting is “bolt-in, top mounted type”. First the
casing plate is welded into the hull structure. Then the
complete thruster unit is lowered into the well, aligned
and the lower support is welded into the well side. After
this the thruster can be bolted in place.

Clutch
The clutch is built-in type and hydraulically operated.

Lubrication
Lubrication of the thruster unit is arranged partly by the
return flow from the cooling and filtering unit and partly by
internal circulation.

Steering and lubrication hydraulic pump drive
The pump drive options are:

Direct drive from drive shaft in case of diesel prime
mover

Electric motor in case of electric prime mover
Drive shaft arrangement
Standard drive shaft arrangement is a complete assembly
with a solid shaft including bearings, a remote controlled
clutch and a flexible coupling for prime mover.

Lowering/Lifting operation
Lowering and lifting of the azimuth thruster is activated by
a push-button on the bridge panel. Following actions will
automatically happen:

Unlocking (locking) of locking device

Lifting or lowering of the thruster

Engagement (disengagement) of drive shaft coupling

Propeller shaft sealing
Propeller shaft sealing is chosen based on operation
draft.

November 2005

continuous power (kW) 280 440 660 880 1090 1500 2200 3000 Nominal input speed (rpm) 1500 1000 2100 1500 1800 1000 1200 1800 750 900 1000 1200 1500 1800 750 900 1000 1200 1500 1800 750 900 1000 1200 1500 1800 750 900 1000 1200 750 900 1000 1200 A 545 625 710 875 870 1010 1109 1290 B 1550 1900 2295 2690 2980 3400 4125 4610 C 2875 3500 4220 4940 5350 6100 7265 8150 D 1540 1940 2340 2580 2840 3250 3900 4250 E 2275 2740 3280 4045 4460 4800 5700 6355 F 665 825 1015 1140 1268 1458 1776 1903 Dry weight (kg) 3600 6000 8500 19400 20000 27500 38000 74000 NOTE All data is subject to change without prior notice.rolls-royce. Box 220.Fact sheet Technical data UL 381 UL 601 UL 901 UL 1201 UL 1401 UL 2001 UL 255 UL 4001 Propeller diameter (mm) 1050 FP 1300 FP 1600 FP 1800 FP/CP 2000 FP/CP 2300 FP/CP 2800 FP/CP 3000 FP/CP Max. Finland Tel. Rolls-Royce Oy Ab P.O.: +358 2 83791 Fax: +358 2 8379 4804 Homepage: www. Fin-26101.com November 2005 .