Detailed characteristics

  • Length overall: 28.40 m
  • Beam: 7.60 m
  • Draught: 3.80 m
  • Gross tonnage: 198.8 RT
  • Net tonnage: 77.8 RT
  • Classification: Bureau Veritas
  • Diesel capacity: 43 m3
  • Fuel consumption: 2 m3 per day in transit
  • Crew: 18
  • Scientists, technicians and hydrographers: 6
  • Average operating speed during passages and cruises: 8 knots
  • Average speed during trials: 8.5 knots
  • Range: 18 days
  • Freshwater ballast: 20 m3
  • Wastewater ballast: 1.4 m3
  • Construction: 1987
  • Owner: IRD
  • Scientific operator: IFREMER
  • Operator: Genavir
  • Flag: French 1st register
  • Type: Scientific fishing vessel
  • Call Sign: FHQB
  • IMO number: 8806761
  • Registry number: BR 683407

The ship has a wet laboratory and a dry laboratory.

Espaces scientifiques

  • 2 fishing winches, BOPP, 1500 m cable, 5 tonnes
  • Dredging winch, hydraulic, Bopp, 4000 m cable, 5 tonnes, diameter 14 mm
  • Net reel, hydraulic, Bopp, volume 2 m3
  • Line winch, Bopp, 1 tonne pull
  • Hydrology winch, 1000 m, 1 tonne, diameter 6.45 mm
  • CTD winch, electromechanical cable, Bopp, length 5400 m, diameter 10.8 mm
  • Handling winch, Bopp, 80 m, 5 tonnes
  • Coring platform for piston corer
  • Tender
  • Container 10 ft

Apparaux

Network: 80 sockets, 1 Gbps

Servers and data storage: VMWare virtualization, 5 TB of storage for scientific data.

Satellite communications: Ku-band VSAT (1 m) and FBB 500.

  • Clock: ACEB Sofy M90
  • Radars: Furuno FAR  Gyrocompass: 2 x TSS Meridian Surveyor
  • GPS 
  • Log: double axis
  • GMDSS: Sailor, zone A3
  • Automatic pilot: 1 Anschutz NP60 and 1 Simrad AP50
  • AIS: Debeg 3400
  • Navigation echo sounders: 1 Furuno FCV1100L
  • Main engine, diesel, 800 hp/589 kW, max. speed 1350 rpm
  • Bow thruster, 55 hp
  • Electrical power: 380 / 220 / 24 V, 120 kVA, triple phase, 50 Hz
  • Gyrocompass: 2 x TSS Meridian Surveyor
  • Log: Ben Galatée, single axis
  • Direction finder: Taiyo TDL 1630
  • GMDSS: Sailor, zone A3
  • Automatic pilot: 1 Anschutz NP60, 1 Simrad AP50
  • AIS: Debeg 3400
  • Satellite communications: Fleet broadband 500
  • VSAT