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Vessel Data and Contact Information for the

Last Updated - 10/26/2005
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: Spain

NODC Code:

    Call Sign: ECEZ
Owner: Ecometria
Operator: Ecometria
Contact: Pablo Cuesta
Address: Ecometria
C/ Vilalba Hervás, 9 11-3
38002 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Telephone: +34-922-531-275
Fax: +34-922-531-334
Year Built: 1987
Ship URL: Link to Ship Home Page

Ship Schedule URL:


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Main Dimensions

  Length OA: 36.5  m
  Breadth: 9  m
  Freeboard to working deck: Unknown
  Max. draft: 3.5  m

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Main Vessel Activity

  Main Activity: Oceanography – Survey - Enviromental
  Operating Area: Worldwide
  Navy Grids Supported:

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Capacities and Working Spaces

  Gross tonnage: 372  GRT
  Dry cargo holds: 50  m3
  Fuel: 40  m3
  Wet Labs Area: 20  m2
  Dry Lab Area: 20  m2
  Fresh Water
 Storage Capacity:
3  m3
  Fresh Water Generator Capacity: 30  m3/day
  Scientific Clean Water Generation: Distiled water
  Free Working Deck Area: 72  m2
  Space for container lab: (2) 6.1 m  m
  Radioactive Isotope Work Areas: Unknown

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Range, Speed and Endurance

  Range: Unknown
  Cruising Speed: 8  kts.
  Max. Speed: 10  kts.
  Endurance: 36  days

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  Officers: Unknown
  Other crew: 10
  Scientists: 14
  Air Conditioned:  Yes

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Data Processing Equipment:

  Computers: 7 PC’s 15 m2 capture + postprocess room + 25 m2 multipurpose room
  Printing/Plotting: Color printer + Color A1 scanner

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CTD Specifications:

  CTD Aboard: Valeport
  CTD Type: 606+ 8 parameters real time
  CTD Tow able: yes
  CTD Oxygen Sensing: yes
  CTD Transmissivity: yes
  CTD Fluormeter: yes
  CTD Rosette: yes

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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: ROV SeaEye 300m – Camera, CDT, Manipulator
  AUVs: Unknown
  Submersibles: Unknown

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Diving Support:

  Diving Capabilities: Compresor, Complette equipment, Auxiliar boat Polar Circle

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Engineering Design Particulars


Ice Breaking Ability:


Hull Materials:

  Dynamic Positioning Ability: Unknown
  Engines: Main engine(s): number:  1   make:  MAN&BW
Power (BHP) each engine:  1250
Propeller Diameter:  Unknown
  m Max. RPM:   Unknown
Total power auxiliary diesels:  Unknown
  Electrical Systems:  


 Voltages: 220 VAC
     kVA: 1000
    Phases: 3


50  Hz

Stabilized System:   VAC   AMPs    Hz



  Unknown   Volts with  Unknown  Volts Max


Fixed Equipment

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Navigation and Communication:

  Navigational Equipment: Radar: Furno, Simrad, Autopilot Robertson Simrad, Gyro, Doppler speed log, Seapath Seatax, Plotter: Simrad, OLEX. AIS, motion sensor.
  Communications Equipment: (2) VHF, HF/MF, GSM phone, Radio USB
  Satellite Communications Equipment: Inmarsat-M (mini M)
  GPS: Simrad, Trimble DGPS

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Acoustics and Profiling:

  Echosounders: ATLAS 38 Khz. Koden
  Sonar Type: Anticollision Wesmar
  Sea Surface Mapping System: Unknown
  Side Scanning: Klein 3000
  Multibeam: Seabat Reson 2160 50 Khz. Simrad EM3000D 3000 Khz
  Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler: RDI ADCP Long range 75 Khz
  Silent Ship Operations: no

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  Winches: 1  
    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:   Unknown

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Vessel Construction and Maintenance Supervision

  Construction Supervised by: Unknown
  Classification Society: Unknown
  Others, Specify: Unknown
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