Seaward Engineering & Research Ltd.

“Providing Project Management and Consulting Engineering services worldwide.”


Ship Specifications

Built: 1962
Length: 20 m (66 Feet)
Beam: 5.5 m (18 Feet)
Depth Midship: 2.4 m (8 Feet)
Gross Tons: 59 Tons
Displacement: 77 mT (85 Tons)
Call Sign: CFC 5928
Normal Crew: 2 to 4
Berths: 9 Permanent /3 Additional
Main Engines: 2 x GM 6-71 270 KW (360 HP)
Generators: 2 x Kubota 17 kW
Registered: Victoria
Ownership: Seaward Engineering and Research Ltd.
Speed Cruising Single Engine: 8 Knots
Speed Cruising Both Engines: 10 Knots
Speed Maximum: 12 Knots
Speed Minimum: 2 Knots
Endurance: 20 days at 8 Knots cruising speed
Range: 7000 Km (3800 N. Miles)
Fresh Water Capacity: 4000 Liters (900 Imp. Gallons)
Sewage System: 2 Vacuum operated heads to holding tank
Navigation Equipment: 2 Seamaster magnetic compasses
Sperry SR 130 Gyrocompass
2 Sperry Gyrocompass bridge repeaters
Furuno DGPS
Garmin DGPS
Sitex GPS
Koden 32 mi. Radar
Sperry Bridgemaster Radar (gyro stabilized)
Sperry Autopilot c/w power tiller steering
Comnav Autopilot
Koden large screen colour chromascope
Hydrographic Echosounder: Krupp Atlas Deso 10 survey sounder (by request)
33 khz transducer hull mounted transducer
100 khz transducer hull mounted transducer
Certificates: Canadian NC CL 1
Winches: Hydrographic winch (duplex drum hydro wire/cable)
2 – CTD winches (various slip rings available)
Hydraulic boom crane c/w cable and topping lift
Harrison and Robbins anchor winch
Other Equipment: Hydraulic A-Frame (stern mounted)
Universal winch mount
Communications: GMDSS and VHF Radios
SSB Radio
Cell Phone
Fax available on request
 VSAT Satellite Phone/Data
Services: Fresh water on deck
High/low volume seawater on deck
Compressed air (100 psi)
Compressed air for scuba available on request
Hydraulic quick connects for portable equipment
120 Volt AC Power on deck
220 Volt available on request
Life Saving Equipment: EPIRB 406 MHz and 121.5 MHz (self deploying)
Automatic distress tone broadcast on SSB
1 – 16 man self-inflating life raft (A-Pac)
6 man Novurania RIB c/w 40 HP Outboard c/w lifeboat kit
10 Immersion suits
20 Standard adult life jackets (Additional available)
1 Level 2 First Aid kit
Flares and other general life saving gear in compliance with regulations
Fire Fighting Equipment: Automatic CO2 smothering system in engine room c/w remote activation
3 CO2 fire extinguishers
5 Dry chemical fire extinguishers
2 Water fire extinguishers
2″ Electric fire pump to deck head fire main
2″ Engine driven fire pump to fire main
Gas engine driven portable scow pump
Galley: Dickinson Oil Stove
2 burner electric range
Fridge/freezer and deep freeze
Miscellaneous: HDTV
DVD Player