GENERAL

  • Vessel Name: Survey Vessel Octans
  • Length b.p.p. 26.64 m
  • Beam max. 7.50 m
  • Depth 3.25 m
  • Max. draught 3.00 mtr.
  • Summer draught 2.56 m
  • Air draught 12.25 m
  • Minimum height 7.70 m
  • Max. speed 10 kts

TONNAGES

  • Gross 174.34 tons
  • Nett 56.00 tons
  • Max. displacement 277.00 tons

Machinery

  • Main engine Mitsubishi S12BN
  • Output 584 kW at 1400rpm
  • Propellor Single variable pitch
  • Rudder Pleuger active rudder, 44 kW
  • Economical Loiterer Engine for Slow Survey -1 to 6 Knots

TANKS/CONSUMPTION

  • Fresh water 6000 ltr
  • Endurance 2000 miles with 10 kn
  • Consumption 40 ltr p/ h

Accommodation

  • Berths for 8 persons, 4 crew + 4 surveyors
  • Separate Galley, Mess, Showers & Toilets
  • Large storage and workshop areas
  • Good deck space

Special Equipment

  • Multibeam/Sidescan for hydrographic surveys
  • Geophysical surveys (Boomer, Sparker etc.)
  • Ecological surveys (drop camera, small grabs)
  • Ordnance/wreck detection surveys (magnetometer)
  • Underwater acoustic surveys
  • Marine traffic surveillance (AIS, radar suite)
  • Harbour & wind farm radar trials
  • Monitoring buoy deployment and recovery
  • Navigational training