Fisheries Research vessel (NB-1378)

Fisheries Research vessel (NB-1378)

The modern and innovative research vessel is specifically designed for the purposes of Namibian fisheries research. The vessel meets the latest standards set for this type of vessels requiring particularly special care in the design of laboratory equipment, propulsion and power generation system. The vessel has also very high overall technical standards and special attention has been given to the vessel's serviceability and low maintenance costs.

Furthermore, the ship features a dynamic positioning system and it is operational in any African sea and weather condition in all seasons with no restrictions. This versatile specialized vessel will be approximately 62 meters long and will provide accommodation for 44 crew members and research personnel.

Technical information:

  • Length overall:    62.4 m
  • Breadth:    14.3 m
  • Draught:    4.5 m
  • Speed:    15 knots

Project work:

  • hull detail design: model, drawings, nesting in Aveva Marine 12.0