The research vessel is of ST-366 design, especially developed to meet the requirements of the Institute. The vessel has a lenght of 52.8 m and a beam of 14.0 m. The vessel is built according to the underwater noise standard ICES 209 and is classified by Lloyds Register of Shipping. The vessel is built by Astilleros Armon in Vigo, Spain.
Skipsteknisk AS has delivered complete design documentation and also carried out building supervision on behalf of the Marine Institute.
See separate press release from the Marine Institute here;
New Irish Research Vessel Tom Crean Arrives in Galway | Marine Institute
See also the nice video-presentation of teh vessel below.
For further information of the vessel, please contact;
Hans Ove Holmoey, Sales Manager Research Vessels
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : +47 908 63073