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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the
Wilfred Templeman (CCGS)

Last Updated - 2/28/2005
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: Canada

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: CGDV
Owner: Canadian Coast Guard
Operator: Fisheries and Oceans Canada Communications Branch
Address: 200 Kent Street 13th Floor, Station 13228
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0E6
Telephone: 613-993-0999
Fax: 613-990-1866
Year Built: 1981
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 50.3  m
  Breadth: 33  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 2.5  m
  Max. draft: 4.3  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Fisheries
  Operating Area: Newfoundland
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 925  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: Unknown
  Fuel: 228.5  m3
  Wet Labs Area: 60  m2
  Dry Lab Area: 10  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
45  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 90  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: 6000  nautical miles
  Cruising Speed: 9  kts.
  Max. Speed: 11  kts.
  Endurance: 25  days

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  Officers: 7
  Other crew: 12
  Scientists: 12
  Air Conditioned: Unknown

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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:  1   make:  Geared Diesel Alco 12 cyl
Power (BHP) each engine:  2000 at 0rpm
Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   Unknown
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 0/440V 0/115V
     kVA: Unknown
    Phases: Unknown



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 (X-Band), Electronic charts, autopilot, Speed log, Loran, SatNav GyroMF DF, VHF DF
  Communications Equipment: VHF: AM & FM, HF, WeatherFax,
  Satellite Communications Equipment: 1 - Magnavox MX 2400
  GPS: 1 - Trimble NT200D

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Depth Sounders, EK-500, EK-38
  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: Unknown  
    Steel Wire Length: Unknown  safe working load:  Unknown
    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: Stern

Clearance above deck:  Unknown , and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Crane: Position: Stern

Clearance above deck:  Unknown  and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Other:   1-Trawl and 1- Plankton Winches

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Fergurson Industries Ltd., Pictou, N.S., Canada
  Classification Society: CSI, Ices class 100 A1 class 2
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
Lewes, Delaware  19958
Phone:  (302) 645-4225