The CD01: charter her today

Malin Augustea are delighted to announce that their highly capable CD01 barge is now positioned in Northern Europe and available to the market.

We are now pleased to offer charter options for cargo fixtures for 2023 and beyond.

the CD01 is one of the largest barges in Europe - she can submerge to a maximum 11m over deck allowing her to float off cargos with up to 9.5m draught subject to support type and clearance requirements

With a length of 137 metres and deck area of 4,200 square meters, the barge brings an enviable resource to the banks of the River Clyde.

  • Length Overall: 137.0m
  • Beam: 36.6m
  • Depth: 7.6m
  • Max draught: 5.8m
  • Dwt on max draught: 21,806 tonnes
  • Deck area: 4,200m2
  • Frame spacing: 2,500mm
  • Deck loading: 20 tonnes per sq meter
  • Point loads: Up to 750 tonnes


Her split caisson arrangement allows cargo to overhang fwd and aft. The caissons can be relocated as required to suit project requirements.

Who are Malin Abram?

Formed in 1899, Malin Abram are experts in heavylift and marine transport, supporting clients in the defence, renewables, oil and gas and infrastructure markets across the globe with heavy lift project cargo shipping and handling. 


Heavylift to us is more than the operational side of supplying cranes, ships, barges and heavy haulage. As well as our project management and chartering expertise, we offer design and fabrication of specialist lifting beams, complex cradles and handling jigs, as well as the design and manufacture of bespoke handling and manipulation toolsets for manufacturing and maintenance applications.


Who are augustea?

Established in 1955 by Salvatore Cafiero in Naples, Italy, the Augustea Group is a provider of sea transportation services, which mainly operates in the following business segments:

  • dry bulk shipping;
  • deep sea towing services;
  • transportation with oceanic barges.


Under the control of the Cafiero-Zagari families, over the decades Augustea Group has grown to become a leading and reputable player in the shipping industry, with offices/operating branches in Naples and Augusta (Italy), London, Singapore, Malta, Buenos Aires, Philippines and Colombia.


Augustea employs more than 150 onshore people and more than 530 crewmembers.