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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the
Professor Zubov

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Main Activities
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Range, Speed, Endurance
DP Equipment
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Underwater Vehicles
Diving Capabilities
Engineering Design
Navigation & Communications
Acoustics & Profiling
Winches, Gantries & Cranes
Country: Russia

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: Unknown
Operator: The Arctic & Antarctic Research institute (DDNII)
Contact: Director, B. Michailov
Address: The Arctic & Antarctic Research institute (DDNII)
38 Bering Str.
St.Petersburg 199226 Russia
Telephone: 3520319
Email: WOLNA-C 140 05 05
Year Built: 1968
Ship URL: Unknown

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 124.2  m
  Breadth: 17  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 2.1  m
  Max. draft: 6.14  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Oceanography Hydrography Meteorological Research
  Operating Area:
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 5497  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: 417  m3
  Fuel: 1360  m3
  Wet Labs Area: Unknown
  Dry Lab Area: 99  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: 20  m3/day
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 250  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: 20000  nautical miles
  Cruising Speed: 16  kts.
  Max. Speed: 18.2  kts.
  Endurance: 30  days

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  Officers: 23
  Other crew: 32
  Scientists: Unknown
  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: 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:


Hull Materials:

  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  2   make:  Diesel
Power (BHP) each engine:  8000 at 225rpm
Propeller Diameter:  3.02   m Max. RPM:   225
Total power auxiliary diesels:  2500   HP
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 0/220V
     kVA: 999
    Phases: 3


50  Hz

Stabilized System:  Unknown  VAC  Unknown  AMPs   Unknown  Hz



  110V   Volts with  30  Volts Max


Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: Radar Loran Decca SatNav Gyro EMLog
  Communications Equipment: Fax SatCom
  Satellite Communications Equipment: Unknown
  GPS: Unknown

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: 16kHz
  Sonar Type: Fisheries
  Sea Surface Mapping System: Unknown
  Side Scanning: Unknown
  Multibeam: Unknown
  Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler: Unknown
  Silent Ship Operations: Unknown

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  Winches: 5  
    Steel Wire Length: 8000  m,  safe working load:  1  tons
    Conducting Cable Length:  6000  m , safe working load:  3  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: Stern

Clearance above deck:  9  m  and outboard extension:  9  m


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Other:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Unknown
  Classification Society: Russian Register of Shipg
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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