Senshu Maru is an outstanding conversion vessel based on a late model (1997) Japanese research vessel built to military standards and class. Her equipment is long lasting commercial/military quality. She is extremely seaworthy having been created to operate in all conditions. Her propulsion system was created for reliability and is very fuel efficient. All of these features give her incomparably low operating costs to other vessels of her size.
She was converted in 2012 with metal work being done in Japan as well as interior finishing done in the Philippines. She has a modern white interior style with all guest cabins located on the main deck, master stateroom separate on the pilothouse deck. The main deck also has a comfortable lounging area with large TV and a separate dining area for 10. There is also a small breakfast table for two or gaming table aft near the wet bar.
One of several outstanding features of Senshu Maru is her huge outdoor covered living area, with large dining table, wet bar, day bed and lounge seating. This area could be easily fully enclosed and heated or cooled. It could also be used as a covered storage and service area for submarines and still be used as a lounge.
Above the the lounge area is a very large boat deck which was designed to also be used as a helicopter pad but minor modifications would need to be done to bring it into service. There is a 5 ton crane on this deck and at present 3 tenders.
Forward of the boat deck is a sun lounge area above the master stateroom and forward of the sun lounge above the pilothouse is a forward viewing area.
Senshu Maru's engine room is everything an Explorer Yacht engine room should be. Excellent heavy duty equipment with full back ups, a low RPM, low hour main engine with variable pitch propeller, 3 generators, one a 65 kw installed in 2012 with full sound shield.
Senshu Maru is ready to go around the world with a nod from her new owner.
She is presently yacht classed but can be put into commercial class.
There are extensive photos available on request.
There are 4 guest staterooms on the main deck, two queen beds and two lower full size singles, all with large comfortable ensuite heads with large showers.
The master stateroom is located on the bridge deck with a queen bed and head. There is extensive storage and it has its own dedicated air conditioning system.
The crews quarters are on the lower deck forward with a captain's double cabin with head, three crew cabins with under and over bunks, two large crew heads with showers, large crew lounge area with refrigerator/freezer and extensive storage.
All lighting is LED
LG Smart TVs in all cabins with PLEX movie and music system
Main salon TV is 61" LED Smart TV with surround sound
Panasonic phone system linked to Iridium system in the following locations
Guest 1 to 4, Master suite, Galley, Fwd Hydraulic room, Steering room, crew mess, Engine room, Bow thruster room, Captain's cabin and Bridge
Entering in from the stern door, you are first struck by the white bright airy modern interior. To starboard, is a fully equipped wet bar with drink fridge, wine cooler, sink and ample storage. Next forward is a gaming/dining table for 2 to 4 people. Forward is the large comfortable lounge area with Smart TV, surround sound and movie and music system. To port of the lounge is a separate dining area with built in dish storage. Both of these areas are lit by large port lights and zoned LED lighting.
All of the guest cabins are on the main deck, Guest cabins 3 (double bed) and 4 (2 full size lower singles) are on the port side aft of the dining room, guest cabin 2 (2 full size singles is forward of the dining area and guest cabin 1 (double) is to stb forward. The galley is just forward of the lounge to stb.
There are stairs from the port side up to the Master stateroom which has a centerline queen bed, dedicated AC system, comfortable ensuite head with large shower and extensive storage.
Going forward you will come to the chart room and then the large professional bridge that is fully equipped and more for world exploring.
The crew quarters are located on the lower deck forward. The double bed captains cabin is large and has a private head. There are 3 additional large double crew cabins, large settee/dining area, fridge, storage and two large heads with showers.
There is a very large fully covered aft deck with comfortable dining table and full wet bar at the forward end. Next aft is a large centerline daybed for reading and long afternoon naps. The day bed covers an escape hatch and can be folded up to gain access to a larger service hatch. Next aft are two lounges with cocktail tables to port and starboard. Further aft are comfortable center-line stairs to a large swim platform. There is a line handling area port and starboard with warping winches and cleats.
The stern opening is large enough to be able to handle a 2 or 3 man submarine which could them be slid back under cover. This can be done without interfering with the seating areas. An additional crane or an A frame would need to be added sized to to accommodate the model of the submarine.
The deck is covered in wide planked Japanese cedar which was installed in 2012.
Major Machinery & Equipment
Generators in engine room:
2x 160 KW 220 volt 60 Htz 1200 RPM Make: Niigata (air start) Model 6NSF-G (1997)
1x Kolar 65 kw Model SGM 3237GR (2013)
Two on deck generators:
One 30 kw air cooled with stand alone fuel system
One 10 kw air cooled with stand alone fuel system
Ecomar Black water treatment system
Oily water separator Sasakura SMT-05 0445
#1 Desalination plant Aquapet F-30N SoN-SF-0051 140 lt per hour (aprox)
#2 Desalinator, custom 140 lt per hour (aprox)
Windless Taiyo TLF 180m 22KW
No. 1 Central FW left Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
No. 2 Central FW right Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
No. 1 Central SW pump Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
No. 2 Central SW pump Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
FO transfer pump Taiyo TLF 100 2.2kW
FO booster pump Trocho FOXKB 0.4kW
FO service pump Taiyo TLF 80 0.75kW
General SW pump Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
Hyd. Elec. Crane engine Taiyo TLF 200L 37kW
General Fire pump Elektrim 22kW
ME high temp Cir.FW pump Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
High Temp cooling pump Taiyo TLF 132M 7.5kW
No. 1 Oil pump Taiyo TLF 160L 11kW
No. 2 Oil pump Taiyo TLF 160L 11kW
Sludge Oil drain pump Taiyo TLF 100L 1.5kW
No.1 Compressor SANWA SMC8R-(SH-90) 8kW
No 2 Compressor SANWA SMC8R-(SH-90) 8Kw
Hand Compressor SANWA SH-90 -
Aft Capstan Port SANGUINETIRAMISETO 4kW
Aft Capstan Stbd SANGUINETIRAMISETO 4kW
Oil Cooler Kamui Sangyo C-LCDA-8100F3 82.26
Calorifier Harison Co Ltd. CFT-300-E HR-9360
FW cooler Alfa Laval M10-BFM 30104-65590
ER Axial Flow Fan Taiyo HDS 70S S14520
Electric heater 10 kw
Hot water heater: Harison Co. Ltd. Type CFT 300-F. Capacity 300lt. Heater 16kw x AC 220vt 60hz SN HR 9360
No.1 Fuel Oil P 15.43m3 (13,158 lt)
No.1 Fuel Oil S 15.43m3 (13158 lt)
No.2 Fuel Oil P 9.43m3 (80155 lt)
No.2 Fuel Oil S 11.24m3 (80155 lt)
No.3 Fuel Oil P 10.43m3 (88655 lt)
No.3 Fuel Oil S 9.61m3 (8865,5 lt)
No.4 Fuel Oil P 10.83m3 (9205,5 lt)
No.4 Fuel Oil S 10.83m3 (9205,5 lt)
Lube Oil S 3.34m3 (2839lt)
Lube Oil Settle C 3.85m3
Hydraulic oil 221 lt
Sludge S 2.19m3
No1 Freshwater C 11.56m3
No.2 Freshwater C 6.08m3
Dist. Watertank C 5.35m3
Water Ballast P 4.98m3
Water Ballast S 5.64m3
Kerosene tank 100L
Hydraulic Oil tank 250L
1 Deck crane – Furukawa Unic 330 boat crane, UB333, 950kg SWL, P000414 -5 Ton
2 Aft Vertical Capstans
1 Fwd anchor winch.with dual capstans each with 450' of chain and centerline line winch.
1 Tender – RIBCRAFT 6.8m 180hp Yanmar SN126036, Max crew 14, Max additional weight 861 kg, Max 2399kg
with Lowrance GPS HDS5,VHF – ICOM,`4 life jackets and flares
1 Tender - Achilles 4.2m SN JP-MLIT0037396A with 30hp Yamaha
2 x Life rafts -Fujikura 20 person SN: SV00073 and SV00074
Furuno AD converter AD 100
Magnetic Compass 130mm
Furuno GPS GP32
2x JRC 6800 GPS
JRC- Radar JMA-9000--ARPA 72 mile
Furuno-Radar FR-2120-3A /No2 72mile
2 x JVC VHF JHS 32A
3 x Portable VHF Icom
MF/HF radio Icom IC802
JRC- NDZ 127C Data Terminal
JRC- NKG 62 printer
JRC-Navtex NCR 300A
JRC-Navtex NCR 700A
JRC- directional speaker system NVA-1700MK2
ECDIS chart display system Jan-701
ECDIS chart display system NCD-4224
Iridium Pilot phone system
Inmarsat C JUE-75C
SSB - JSB-78
UHF transceiver JHS-410A
Radar Transponder JQX-20A
Color Video sounder FCV-140
Color scanning sounder CSH-21
Panasonic phone system
Victor camera monitor system, two monitors, 5 cameras total 3 in engine room, pan tilt zoom and color,
Tokimeo Gyro compass with 3 remotes TG 600
Tokimeo auto pilot PR 2000
Kamone propeller control system
Morse code key
JRC GMDSS Transceiver JHS-7
Doppler Sonar Current indicator
Master Clock Citizen NTXS-9S
3 x clear view windows
All windows with defogger/ heaters
Window washer system
Panama canal #6009753
1 Deck crane – Furukawa Unic 330 boat crane, UB333, 950kg SWL, P000414
2 Aft Vertical Capstans.
1 Fwd anchor winch.
1 Tender – RIBCRAFT 6.8m 180hp Yanmar with;
VHF – ICOM
`4 life jackets and flares
1 Tender – Achille 4.20m – 30hp Yamaha
Miele Steam oven
Miele Oven H4744 BP
Miele convection microwave oven H 4044
Miele 4 burner induction cook top
Waste King disposal
Scotsman ice maker
Miele vent system
Two chest freezers in the lazerette
Center island work space
All counters are stone