ST-361 Kaharoa II
Multipurpose Research Vessel ST-Design tag

Main characteristics

Multipurpose Research Vessel for NIWA, New Zealand

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  • Length over all36.10 m
  • Breadth moulded9.50 m
  • Depth to main deck4.70 m
  • Speedabt. 12 knots
  • Accommodation (Crew+Sci.)15 (6 + 9) persons
  • Propulsion systemDiesel-Mechanical
  • Dynamic PositioningAccording to IMO DP1
  • Underwater Noise ReductionAccording to DNV Silent A-F
  • ShipyardArmon Shipyard, Spain b.V142


This vessel, designated ST-361, is designed by Skipsteknisk AS. The vessel is outfitted and prepared mainly for the following duties:

  • Oceanographic surveys, incl. CTD water sampling
  • Fishery research operations
  • Acoustic research operations
  • Environmental research and sampling operation incl. coring
  • ROV and AUV/ASV Surveys
  • Buoy/Mooring operations