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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the
G. M. Dannevig

Last Updated - 5/5/2004
Main Activities
Capacities & Workspaces
Range, Speed, Endurance
DP Equipment
CTD Specs
Coring Specs
Underwater Vehicles
Diving Capabilities
Engineering Design
Navigation & Communications
Acoustics & Profiling
Winches, Gantries & Cranes
Country: Norway

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: LINW
Owner: Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
Operator: Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
Contact: Per W. Nieuwejaar
Address: Institute of Marine Research, Rederiavdelingen,
P.O. Box, 1870 Nordnes,
N-5817 Bergen, Norway
Telephone: + 47 55 23 68 49
Fax: +47 55 23 85 32
Year Built: 1979
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:

Ship Schedule via its Home Page

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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 27.85  m
  Breadth: 6.75  m
  Freeboard to working deck: Unknown
  Max. draft: 3.4  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Fishery research, environmental research
  Operating Area: Norwegian south coast and Skagerak/Kattegat/North Sea
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 171  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: 16.5  m3
  Fuel: Unknown
  Wet Labs Area: 7  m2
  Dry Lab Area: 40  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
9  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 43  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: 1150  nautical miles
  Cruising Speed: 8.5  kts.
  Max. Speed: 9  kts.
  Endurance: 6  days

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  Officers: 2
  Other crew: 1
  Scientists: 12
  Air Conditioned:  No

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: 1 computer
  Printing/Plotting: 1 printer

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CTD Specifications:

  CTD Aboard: yes
  CTD Type: Neil Brown MK III B
  CTD Tow able: no
  CTD Oxygen Sensing: no
  CTD Transmissivity: no
  CTD Fluormeter: yes
  CTD Rosette: Yes 12 bottles

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Coring Specifications:

  Coring Capabilities Aboard: Unknown
  Grab Sampler: Unknown
  Box Corer: Unknown
  Gravity Corer: Unknown
  Piston Corer: Unknown
  Multi Corer: Unknown

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Underwater Vehicle Capabilities:

  Underwater Vehicle Support: no
  ROVs: Unknown
  AUVs: Unknown
  Submersibles: Unknown

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Diving Support:

  Diving Capabilities: Unknown

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Engineering Design Particulars


Ice Breaking Ability:


Hull Materials:

  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  2   make:  Volvo Penta TMD 121C
Power (BHP) each engine:  330 HK = 250 KW
Propeller Diameter:  1.54   m Max. RPM:   436
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 220
     kVA: Unknown
    Phases: Unknown


50  Hz

Stabilized System:  Unknown  VAC  Unknown  AMPs   Unknown  Hz



  Unknown   Volts with  Unknown  Volts Max


Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: Radar: Furuno RDP - 62 and Furuno 24mil
  Communications Equipment: SailorT2131/RE2100, 2 x RM2048 VHF, 2 x RM2042 VHF, VHF FM 700
  Satellite Communications Equipment: no
  GPS: Trimble NT 200 D DGPS

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Simrad EK 500 / 38Khz
  Sonar Type: Unknown
  Sea Surface Mapping System: Unknown
  Side Scanning: Unknown
  Multibeam: Unknown
  Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler: Unknown
  Silent Ship Operations: Unknown

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  Winches: 1  
    Steel Wire Length: Unknown  safe working load:  Unknown
    Conducting Cable Length:  1500  m , safe working load:  1.5  tons
    Trawl winch length:  Unknown , safe working load:  Unknown
    Other Winches:
      Length:  Unknown , safe working load:  Unknown
  Gantry: Position: Unknown

Clearance above deck:  Unknown , and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Crane: Position: STB side

Clearance above deck:  2.5  m  and outboard extension:  12  m


Safe working load at maximum reach:  0.8  tons

  Other:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Det Norske Veritas
  Classification Society: Det Norske Veritas
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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