Type of vessel:  Oceanographic
Design:  ST-344

89.50 m Oceanographic Research Vessel


This vessel, designated ST-344, features noise reduction according to DNV-GL Silent A.

ST-344 will be outfitted and prepared mainly for the following duties:

  • Single & multibeam echosounder surveys
  • Integrated data logging
  • Seismic surveys
  • Clean seawater sampling
  • ROV operations
  • CTD surveys
  • Deepwater coring and trawling / towing

Main Characteristics

Length over all  89.50 m
Length between p.p.  81.00 m
Breadth moulded  18.80 m
Depth to tween deck  6.80 m
Depth to main deck  9.80 m
Design loadline  5.60 m
Gross tonnage  5900 tons
Accommodation  25 off. & crew, 35 scientists