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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the

Last Updated - 4/15/2004
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: Italy

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: Unknown
Operator: Laboratorio di Biologia Marina e Pesca
Contact: Corrado Piccinetti
Address: Laboratorio di Biologia Marina e Pesca
Viale Adriatico nš1/N
61032 FANO (PU) (Italy)
Telephone: +39/0721/802689
Fax: +39/0721/801654
Year Built: 1999
Ship URL: Unknown

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 29.15  m
  Breadth: 8  m
  Freeboard to working deck: 2.2  m
  Max. draft: 1.3  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Fisheries and multipurpose research vessel
  Operating Area: Mediterranean
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 211  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: Unknown
  Fuel: Unknown
  Wet Labs Area: 12  m2
  Dry Lab Area: 10  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
4  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: 2  m3/day
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 20  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: Unknown
  Cruising Speed: 12  kts.
  Max. Speed: 15  kts.
  Endurance: 4  days

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  Officers: Unknown
  Other crew: 7
  Scientists: 8
  Air Conditioned: Unknown

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: yes
  Printing/Plotting: yes

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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: no

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Engineering Design Particulars


Ice Breaking Ability:


Hull Materials:

  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  2   make:  Caterpillar
Power (BHP) each engine:  634
Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   2300
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 220
     kVA: Unknown
    Phases: Unknown



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: Radar FURUNO 72 nm; sounder; automatic pilot; electronic map
  Communications Equipment: GMS; radiocommunicators; telephone
  Satellite Communications Equipment: yes
  GPS: yes

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: 2 FURUNO FCV 291 and FCV 1000
  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: 3000  m,  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: Unknown

Clearance above deck:  Unknown , and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Crane: Position: Unknown

Clearance above deck:  Unknown  and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Other:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: R.I.Na.
  Classification Society: R.I.Na.
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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