Type of vessel:  Fishery & Oceanographic
Design:  ST-367

68.6 m Multi Purpose Research Vessel for owner Marine Institute, Ireland


"Scotia", designated ST-365, was built at Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd., Scotland, yard no. 704, for the Marine Institute, Ireland. The vessel was delivered in 1998.

This vessel si outfitted and prepared mainly for the following duties:

  • Fishery research operations
  • Acoustic research operations
  • Environmental research operations
  • Seabed mapping

Main Characteristics

Length over all  68.60 m
Length between p.p.  58.20 m
Breadth moulded  15.00 m
Depth to main deck  8.40 m
Depth to lower deck  5.70 m
Draft design  5.65 m
Deadweight at 5.60 m  957 tons
Gross tonnage  2619 tons
Speed  15.50 knots
Accommodation  31 pers + hospital
IMO  9144249