The TB 800 is an 8-meter aluminum boat and will be custom-built for Kragerø commune, a seaside city in the south of Norway.
The customizations consist of the latest technology of hydraulics and electronics equipment, including a 230 V generator for power tools, a hydraulic crane ( 990 kg ) and a foldable bow door.
The boat will be used by Kragerø commune to do the underwater repair of the city’s sewer systems and pipelines to accommodate the ever-growing population of waterfront summerhouse occupants.
Another version of this boat is currently under construction for a German customer. This model is 9 meters long and designed for professional diving operations.
TB marine has a long history of building sturdy boats for fishing and coastal transport.
The company is renowned for the exceptional quality and expertise of its products. Clear thinking and cost-efficient practices contribute to an exceptional price-quality of the TB marine boats. Hence it’s a solid reputation with customers in both the private market and with governments.
TB Marine is also active in the Asian market where Norwegian boats are well known for their quality and durability. Asia is a fast-growing market for branded European boats.
Tb marine has been a steady supplier to the Norwegian government since 2012. The new TB 800 is the first of its kind equipped with hydraulic crane and foldable bow door. Earlier government orders with TB marine include fire, rescue, diving, and general workboats. TB marine also counts various local governments amongst its customers such as Salten Brann, Bodø brannvesen, Trondheim, Statnett and Sognekraft.