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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the
Vigilance

Last Updated - 3/10/2003
Main Activities
Dimensions
Capacities & Workspaces
Range, Speed, Endurance
Accommodations
DP Equipment
CTD Specs
Coring Specs
Underwater Vehicles
Diving Capabilities
Engineering Design
Navigation & Communications
Acoustics & Profiling
Winches, Gantries & Cranes
Construction
Country: UK

NODC Code:

Unknown
    Call Sign: MLCA5
Owner: Environment Agency, National Marine Service
Operator: Environment Agency, National Marine Service
Contact: Anthony Branch
Address: Environment Agency - Anglian Region
Kingfisher House - Orton Goldhay
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE2-5ZR
Telephone: +44(0)1243 555906
Fax:
Email: branca.PETERBOROUGH1.AN@environment-agency.gov.uk
Year Built: 1990
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:

Unknown

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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 15.77  m
  Breadth: 5.5  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 0.6  m
  Max. draft: 1.6  m
   

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Environmental Monitoring
  Operating Area: U.K. Home Waters, Mid Wales Lands End
  Navy Grids Supported:
   

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 40.12  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: Unknown
  Fuel: Unknown
  Wet Labs Area: Unknown
  Dry Lab Area: Unknown
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
0  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 27  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown
   

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: Unknown
  Cruising Speed: 9  kts.
  Max. Speed: 10  kts.
  Endurance: 2  days
   

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Accommodation

  Officers: 1
  Other crew: 1
  Scientists: 10
  Air Conditioned:  No
     

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: Qubit Trac C
  Printing/Plotting: Unknown
     

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CTD Specifications:

  CTD Aboard: Unknown
  CTD Type: Unknown
  CTD Tow able: Unknown
  CTD Oxygen Sensing: Unknown
  CTD Transmissivity: Unknown
  CTD Fluormeter: Unknown
  CTD Rosette: Unknown
     

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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: Unknown
  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:

Unknown
 

Hull Materials:

 
Unknown
  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  Unknown   make:  Unknown
Power (BHP) each engine:  Unknown

Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   Unknown
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  HP
  Electrical Systems:  
 

AC    

 Voltages: 240/240
     kVA: 20/4.5
    Phases: 1/1
   

Frequency:

Unknown
   

Stabilized System:  Unknown  VAC  Unknown  AMPs   Unknown  Hz

 

DC

  Unknown   Volts with  Unknown  Volts Max

       
 

Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: Autopilot: Cetrec with fluxgate compass; Gyro Compasses: Robertson RGC50 ; Speed Logs: Dana 200, wind angle and boat speed ; Echo Sounder: Raytheon V720 and V700 Rayplot ; Radars: Raytheon R41 Rasterscan
  Communications Equipment: Unknown
  Satellite Communications Equipment: Unknown
  GPS: DGPS
     

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Simrad EA300, C-Max CM800 side scan sonar
  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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Oceanographic:

  Winches: Unknown  
    Steel Wire Length: Unknown  safe working load:  Unknown
    Conducting Cable Length:  0  m , safe working load:  0  tons
    Trawl winch length:  200  m , 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: Fore Deck, Port
   

Clearance above deck:  Unknown  and outboard extension:  6.5  m

   

Safe working load at maximum reach:  2.5  tons

       
  Other:   Unknown
       

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Unknown
  Classification Society: Unknown
  Others, Specify: Unknown
     
 
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