TrashCat™ Model #MS12-5000B

The TrashCat MS12-5000B is a transportable, easily deployed trash skimming vessel capable of meeting today’s environmental cleanup requirements.

The TrashCat MS12-5000B provides self propulsion via its 152 HP (114 kv) industrial diesel engine which also powers its trash collecting ability.  The vessel can clear a path 12 ft. (1.35 m) wide and 2.5 ft (.76 m) deep.  The unit’s storage capacity is rated at 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) and features self unloading capability.

For a portable effective means of trash skimming, look no further than Liquid Waste Technology / United Marine International’s MS12-5000B.

Contact your local Mud Cat representative for more information on this effective, portable, trash skimming technology.


Shipping Dimensions: Length 40 ft (12.2 m)
Width 10 ft (3.05 m)
Height 9 ft (2.74 m)
Weight 16,000 lbs (7,256 kg)
Operating Dimensions: Length 40 ft (12.2 m)
Width 12 ft (3.66 m)
Height 14 ft (4.27 m)
Hull Dimensions: Length 28 ft 6 in (8.69 m)
Beam 10 ft (3.05 m)
Compartments 8 Watertight
Draft Empty 16 in (.41 m)
Draft Loaded 21 in (.53 m)
Engine: Industrial Diesel 152 HP (113 kW) @ 2500 rpm, Radiator Cooled
Fuel Capacity: 30 gallons (114 liters)
Pick-Up Capacity: Width 12 ft (3.66 m) maximum
Depth 2 ft 6 in (.76 m) maximum
Storage Capacity: Weight 5,000lbs (2,268 kg)
Volume 400 ft3 (11.33 m3)
Propulsion: Type 2 Hydraulically Driven, Independently Bi-Directional and Variable Speed Propellers
Deployment Stern Mounted and Power Tilt
Travel Speed Up to 5 Knots based on conditions
Hydraulic System: Pumps Two Hydrostatic Pumps and One Variable Piston Pump
Reservoir 50 Gallons (189 Liters) at full mark
Controls Electro-Proportional Directional Control Valves with Manual Override Levers
Filtration 10-Micron  Return Filters, 10-Micron Valve Pilot Filter  for Main Circuit
10-Micron Charge Filters for Propulsion Circuit
Electrical System: Voltage 12VDC
Options: Air Conditioner/Heater
Search Light
Anti-Foul Paint Below  Water Line (Seawater Only)
VHF Radio
Skimmer Wash Down Pump (Freshwater Only)
Hydraulic Power Take-Off


Specifications Subject To Change Without Notice.

Optional configuration quoted upon request