The Ali-B2 is a small traditional Dutch motor barge of the type 'Luxe Motor' driven by a diesel engine of the former Alphen Engine factory 'De Industrie'.
She is launched in 1926 for carrying cargoes along Dutch and German inland waterways. In the winter of 1991/92 she has lovingly and professionally been converted into a homey charter barge for 12 guests and keeping her traditional charm.
The Ali-B2 attracts attention because of her beautiful line and typical sound of the engine.
Capacity: 12 passengers (day guests: 20)
Depth 1.10 m
Engine: Four-stroke Industrie-Diesel (2VD6) with 330 rotations
Drinking water: 9000 l
central heating & air-conditioning, 230 Volt
spacious sun deck with comfortable chairs & parasols
More about history of ship and engine (in Dutch): www.abelforte.nl