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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the

Last Updated - 2/3/2004
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: Sweden

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: SCMW
Owner: Umea Marine Sciences Centre
Operator: Umea Marine Sciences Centre
Contact: Mikael Molin
Address: Umea Marine Sciences Centre
Norrbyn, S-910 20 Hornefors, Sweden
Telephone: +004690-7867983
Fax: +004690-7867995
Year Built: 1991
Ship URL: Unknown

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 16  m
  Breadth: 4  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 0.9  m
  Max. draft: 0.8  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Marine sampling, fisheries
  Operating Area: Bay of Botnia
  Navy Grids Supported: NA 2, NA5A

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 22  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: 20  m3
  Fuel: 3.5  m3
  Wet Labs Area: Unknown
  Dry Lab Area: 5.5  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
0.25  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 32  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: 200  nautical miles
  Cruising Speed: 22  kts.
  Max. Speed: 34  kts.
  Endurance: 14  days

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  Officers: 1
  Other crew: 1
  Scientists: 2
  Air Conditioned:

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: 1 PC, cd-burner, zip-drive
  Printing/Plotting: yes. 3 different navigation programs

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CTD Specifications:

  CTD Aboard: yes
  CTD Type: SBE 19
  CTD Tow able: No
  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: Van Veen with extra weights
  Box Corer: Oy kart, boxcorer
  Gravity Corer: Unknown
  Piston Corer: Oy kart, Gemeni
  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:


Hull Materials:

  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  2   make:  Volvo Penta D12, Rolls Royce K36 Waterjet
Power (BHP) each engine:  650
Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   Unknown
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 220/380
     kVA: 10
    Phases: 3


50  Hz

Stabilized System:  Unknown  VAC  Unknown  AMPs   Unknown  Hz



  24   Volts with  Unknown  Volts Max


Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: MaxSea pro, electronic chart display
  Communications Equipment: VHF-DSC marine radio, NMT 450, GSM
  Satellite Communications Equipment: Unknown

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Skipper GDS 101, 200khz
  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: 300  m,  safe working load:  1  tons
    Conducting Cable Length:  Unknown , safe working load:  Unknown
    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: Rear portside

Clearance above deck:  6  m  and outboard extension:  4  m


Safe working load at maximum reach:  0.4  tons

  Other:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Norwegian Veritas
  Classification Society: Swedish Maritime Administration
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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