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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the

Last Updated - 2/2/2005
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: USA

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: Unknown
Owner: T.L.G. of Miami, Inc.
Operator: T.L.G. of Miami, Inc.
Contact: Timmy Garner
Address: 15024 S.W. 168 Tr
Miami, FL 33187
Telephone: 305-490-7549
Fax: 305-460-5082
Year Built: 1968
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 29  m
  Breadth: 7  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 2  m
  Max. draft: 2.4  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: General Oceanographic
  Operating Area: Caribbean, Gulf, C. America, S. America, S. Atlantic
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 132  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: 76  m3
  Fuel: 34  m3
  Wet Labs Area: Unknown
  Dry Lab Area: 14  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 56  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: 3000  nautical miles
  Cruising Speed: 13  kts.
  Max. Speed: 14.7  kts.
  Endurance: 40  days

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  Officers: 2
  Other crew: 2
  Scientists: 12
  Air Conditioned:  Yes

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: Unknown
  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: Yes
  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: Dive support
  ROVs: ROV support
  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:  Detroit Diesel 1271
Power (BHP) each engine:  465
Propeller Diameter:  1.32   m Max. RPM:   1600
Total power auxiliary diesels:  180   HP
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 110/240V
     kVA: 45
    Phases: Unknown


60  Hz

Stabilized System:  Unknown  VAC  Unknown  AMPs   Unknown  Hz



  12   Volts with  24  Volts Max


Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: Chart viewer, Auto-Pilot, Radar, Depth Sounder, ROBERTSON autopilot AP40
  Communications Equipment: 2 VHF, SSB
  Satellite Communications Equipment: 2 phones
  GPS: 2 x Furino

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Unknown
  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: 2  
    Steel Wire Length: 1525  m,  safe working load:  3  tons
    Conducting Cable Length:  Unknown , safe working load:  Unknown
    Trawl winch length:  1525  m , safe working load:  3  tons
    Other Winches:
      Length:  460  m , safe working load:  0.375  tons
  Gantry: Position: Starboard/Aft J-Frame

Clearance above deck:  4  m , and outboard extension:  2  m


Safe working load at maximum reach:  5  tons

  Crane: Position: Center/foredeck and port side aft deck

Clearance above deck:  6  m  and outboard extension:  8  m


Safe working load at maximum reach:  0.75  tons

  Other:   Trawl winch, Hydrographic winch, Extended Hydraulic J frame

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: U. S. Navy
  Classification Society: Unknown
  Others, Specify: Unknown
OCEANIC - Ships Schedules & Information Pages
University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
Lewes, Delaware  19958
Phone:  (302) 645-4225