General

  • TYPE: Research Vessel (RV)
  • CONSTRUCTION: GRP
  • YEAR OF BUILD: Refi tted September 2009
  • YARD: Daglass / Halmatic
  • CERTIFICATION: MCA Category 2 – 60 nautical mile
  • PASSENGER CAPACITY: 12

Dimensions

  • LENGTH: 20.48 meters
  • BEAM: 4.80 meters
  • DRAFT: 1.52 meters

Engines

  • MAIN ENGINES: Detroit V12 71 N
  • POWER: 2 x 525 bhp

Performance (Trials)

  • SERVICE SPEED: 15 Knots
  • SPRINT SPEED: 18 Knots

Propulsion System

  • PROPULSION: 2 x Fixed Pitch Propellers
  • RUDDERS: 2 x Rudders

Equipment

  • Environmental, Health and Safety Management System
  • Surveyor’s Observation Area
  • MOB Recovery System
  • Electronics Suite
  • Satellite Television

Accommodation

  • 3 x 2 person cabins
  • 1 x 4 person cabin
  • Lounge space
  • Galley
  • 3 x Sanitary Facilities