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IC11048

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19m Catamaran Research Vessel

IC11048

A ground-breaking research and classroom vessel operated by Norwalk Aquarium in the USA. This vessel features 2 separate classroom areas, touch tanks, and ADA accessibility. Hi-tech batteries, solar panels and a hybrid drivetrain combine to provide a quiet, efficient vessel.

Ship Description
19m Catamaran Research Vessel
Ship Name
RV Spirit of the Sound
Status
In Service

Principal Dimensions

Platform
Catamaran
Length Overall
19.2 m
Length Waterline
18.7 m
Beam
6.5 m
Draft Hull
0.9 m
Draft Skeg
1.3 m
Depth
2.05 m

Capacities

Passengers
65
Crew
5
Fuel
1 200 litres
Fresh Water
1 000 litres
Sullage
1 000 litres

Propulsion and Performance

Service Speed
10.0 knots
Installed Power
2 x 104kW @ 2400rpm
Hybrid System
2 x Northern Lights HybriDrive TB200
Propulsion
2 x 5-bladed propellers
Generators
2 x Lugger L106A
Construction Material
Marine Grade Aluminium

Regulatory

Flag
USA
Class
USCG Subchapter T