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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the

Last Updated - 11/2/2004
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
Owner: ICRAM
Operator: ICRAM
Contact: Luigi Manzueto
Address: ICRAM,
Via di Casalotti, 300
00166 Roma
Telephone: +39 06 615701
Fax: +39 06 61561906
Year Built: 2003
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 23.78  m
  Breadth: 6.1  m
  Freeboard to working deck: Unknown
  Max. draft: 2  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Fisheries; aquaculture; multi-purpose; environment; physical oceanography
  Operating Area: Mediterranean Sea
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 49.83  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: Unknown
  Fuel: Unknown
  Wet Labs Area: 11  m2
  Dry Lab Area: 9  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
3000  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: Unknown
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Unknown
  Free Working Deck Area: 50  m2
  Space for container lab: Unknown
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: Unknown
  Cruising Speed: 20  kts.
  Max. Speed: 23  kts.
  Endurance: 2  days

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  Officers: 7
  Other crew: 3
  Scientists: Unknown
  Air Conditioned: Unknown

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: Yes
  Printing/Plotting: Yes

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CTD Specifications:

  CTD Aboard: yes
  CTD Type: SBE 25
  CTD Tow able: Unknown
  CTD Oxygen Sensing: Unknown
  CTD Transmissivity: Wet lab C-STAR, 600 m, 10 cm path
  CTD Fluormeter: Scufa II
  CTD Rosette: SBE 32

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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: Yes
  ROVs: Mariscope mod. Spy 300 m depth
  AUVs: Unknown
  Submersibles: Unknown

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Diving Support:

  Diving Capabilities: Yes

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Engineering Design Particulars


Ice Breaking Ability:


Hull Materials:

GRP + alluminium alloy (superstructures)
  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  2   make:  Unknown
Power (BHP) each engine:  735
Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   Unknown
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 Ray Marine SL 70; Automatic Pilot: Ray Marine ST 6001 Plus; Navigation Sounder Ray Marine L 265; Electronic Map Ray Marine RC425
  Communications Equipment: GSM; Radiocommunication; Telephone; Radio Station "GMDSS area A2 Atlantic"
  Satellite Communications Equipment: Unknown
  GPS: DGPS Trimble DSM 12 with Seastar correction

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: Odom (24 and 200 kHz)
  Sonar Type: Simrad EY 500 (70 and 120 kHz)
  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: yes

Clearance above deck:  Unknown , and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  Unknown

  Crane: Position: yes

Clearance above deck:  Unknown  and outboard extension:  Unknown


Safe working load at maximum reach:  850  tons

  Other:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: RINA
  Classification Society: RINA C
  Others, Specify: RINA Number 79997
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University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
Lewes, Delaware  19958
Phone:  (302) 645-4225