Dr. Fridtjof Nansen

Type of vessel:  Fishery & Oceanographic
Design:  ST-369

74.5 m Fishery and Oceanographic Research Vessel
for NORAD and IMR, Norway.


The ST-369 is designed by SKIPSTEKNISK AS for worldwide scientific operations. The vessel is built by Astilleros Gondan in Spain and outfitted and prepared mainly for the following duties:

- Fisheries Resource Monitoring

- Ecosystem Investigations

- Oceanographic/Environmental Surveys

- Bottom Habitat Mapping

- Single- and Multibeam Echosounder Surveys

- Integrated Data Logging

Underwater Radiated Noise reduction according to ICES 209.

Delivered in January 2017.


Main Characteristics

Length over all  74.50 m
Length between p . p  66.10 m
Breadth moulded  17.40 m
Depth to lower deck  5.90 m
Depth to main deck  8.60 m
Design draft  5.8 m
Gross tonnage  3853 GT
Noise reduction  ICES 209
Crew/Scientist capacity  15/30
Survey/Trial speed  11/14,5 kn.