MT Padma, a robust Tug Boat delivered in 2019, is a maritime powerhouse that played an integral role in the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project (PMBP). With its RSL-46 hull and versatile dimensions, this vessel proved to be an invaluable asset for the BD Army in a project of monumental significance.
Supporting Infrastructure on Water: Measuring 24.00 meters in length, 8.00 meters in breadth, and 3.50 meters in depth, MT Padma was tailored to navigate through the intricate waterways surrounding the PMBP construction site. Its draft of 2.30 meters allowed it to access areas critical to the bridge’s construction. What truly set MT Padma apart was its remarkable 20-ton bollard pull, which was put to good use in assisting with various tasks during the project.
Certified for Excellence: Certified by Bureau Veritas (BV), MT Padma was a symbol of quality and safety in a project that demanded the highest standards. Its classification underscored its commitment to stringent safety and quality standards, reassuring both the BD Army and the project stakeholders.
A Pillar of Success: In conclusion, MT Padma served as a pillar of success in the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project. Its delivery in 2019 marked a vital milestone in the BD Army’s efforts to construct this iconic bridge. Whether it was assisting in the transportation of construction materials, providing towing support, or ensuring safety and efficiency in the complex water logistics of the project, MT Padma played an indispensable role. Its dedication to excellence in engineering and its contribution to this monumental project solidify its position as a maritime hero, forever etched in the history of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge.