Ferox Liveaboard Malpelo Island Dive Expeditions
Ferox is the right Liveaboard for Malpelo island diving cruises. Proven capable, seaworthy, and extremely safe. Safety is the primary focus. Ferox is meeting or exceeding SOLAS requirements. Located 300 nautical miles from the coast Malpelo is a remote destination that requires an extremely seaworthy vessel. The Ferox is s former Ice Classed Swedish Mine Layer she has an 11mm armored steel hull, all new machinery and electronics as well as an extensive list of safety equipment including three 6m, self righting, former Fast Rescue Boats that were operated in the challenging conditions of the North Sea. The goal is simple, to offer our guests one of the safest live aboard dive boats in the world.
Twelve crew members will make you feel at home on this live aboard vessel that accommodates twelve passengers. Dine and lounge on the large shadow or sundeck. The meals are primary based on Colombian Cuisine like meat, fish, potatoes and rice, so do not expect international level meals. Appreciate the reduced noise level created by our thick hull. Rolling chocks on the hull make for a more comfortable ride. Sleep well in one of two master suites, four single or four twin cabins, each with individually controlled air conditioners. Find ample, private, semi private and shared bathrooms.
Diving operation is run by two professional Dive Guides on board. There are 2 diver groups with maximum 6 divers each diving on two zodiacs. Ferox offers exclusively Nitrox diving, which is perfect for the dives around Malpelo island.
FEROX LIVEABOARD DECK PLAN
FEROX LIVEABOARD ACCOMODATION PLAN
Shipping Name: FEROX
IMO No: 8785163
Official number: MC-04-048
Call Sign: HKWD2
Type of vessel: SPECIAL SERVICES - DIVING SUPPORT
Port of registry: SANTA MARTA
Year of construction: 1991
Owner: COLOMBIA DIVE ADVENTURES S.A.S.
Address: CALLE 19 CRA. 2 AV. SOUTH RODADERO TAMAC BUILDING SAN BLAS LOCAL 4 SANTA MARTA - COLOMBIA
Classification society: ISTHMUS BUREAU OF SHIPPING
Class notation: SPECIAL SERVICE AND DIVING SUPPORT VESSEL
Gross tonnage: 203 T
Net Tonnage: 60 T
Length (meters): 31,20
Breadth (meters): 7.42 Max.
Main engines: 2x SCANIA DS11 57M22U 230 Kw / 308 HP @ 1800 rpm
DIVE EXPEDITIONS TO MALPELO ISLAND
Ferox offers many trips, usually 2 to 3 Malpelo expeditions per month, mostly 9 days total with 6 diving days, but some may vary. Some special charters offer up to 10 diving days. Contact us for more information.
Find cabin types and prices clicking the tab "cabin types" on this webpage.
Availabilities are continously changing and it is absolutely necessary that you contact us to have the most recent information updated for you. You may writhe us quickly with the whatsapp button on the webpage.
Below we attach the updated availabilities in Google Docs, those in green are available, the red and blue are occupied, yellow in option. Please note, that even if red, we might find a space for you on this trip, because its fully chartered, but there may be free spaces.
Below Link of availability 2023-2024.-2025.
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