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IMO: 8207941
MMSI: 235011460
Call Sign: GDLS
Flag: United Kingdom [GB]
AIS Vessel Type: Cargo
Gross Tonnage: 1936
Deadweight: 817 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 69.3m × 14.4m
Year Built: 1984
Status: Active
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Position Received: UTC
Vessel's Time Zone: UTC -5
Area: USEC - US East Coast
Latitude / Longitude: 40.97124° / -70.96508°
Status: Underway Using Engine
Speed/Course: 2.8kn / 216°
AIS Source: Satellite BaconMan
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  • IMO: 8207941
  • Name: OCEAN RESEARCHER
  • MMSI: 235011460
  • Vessel Type: RESEARCH/SURVEY VESSEL
  • Gross Tonnage: 1936
  • Summer DWT: 817 t
  • Build: 1984
  • Flag: UNITED KINGDOM
  • Home port: LOWESTOFT
  • Vessel Name: CHARLES DARWIN
  • Last Reported: 2006-07-01
  • Manager/Owner: GARDLINE MARINE SCIENCES
  • -- City: GREAT YARMOUTH
  • -- Country: U.K.
  • Insurer: SHIPOWNERS MUTUAL P&I - , LU
  • Builder: BABCOCK MARINE APPLEDORE - APPLEDORE, UK
  • Yard number: 10321700
  • Build start: 1982-11-30
  • Delivery: 1984-11-02
  • Keel laid: 1983-04-08
  • Launch: 1984-02-18
  • Society: DNV GL
  • Assignment: 2011-06-06
  • Notation: +O 100 A5 RESEARCH VESSEL
  • Last drydock survey: 2014-04-04
  • Last special survey: 2014-04-04
  • Breadth Extreme: 14.4 m
  • Breadth Moulded: 14.4 m
  • Depth: 7.65 m
  • Draught: 5.1 m
  • Height: 29.7 m
  • Length B/W Perpendiculars: 63.26 m
  • Length Overall: 69.3 m
  • Length Registered: 63.26 m
  • Freeboard - Summer: 2540 mm
  • Net Tonnage: 580 t
  • Displacement - Summer: 2549 t
  • Ballast: 566 t
  • Longitudinal Frames: TRANSVERSE FRAMES
  • Decks Number: 2
  • Hull Material: Steel
  • Hull Type: PARTLY DOUBLE BOTTOM
  • Anchor Chain Diameter: 36.000 mm mm
  • Engine Bore: 8 mm
  • Engine Builder: MIRRLEES BLACKSTONE
  • Engine Model: 8 MB 275
  • Engine Cylinders: 8
  • Engine Power: 2685 kW
  • Engine Stroke: 275 mm
  • Propeller: 1 CONTROLLABLE PITCH PROPELLER, AFT
  • Fuel Consumption: 11 t/day at avg. speed
  • Fuel Type: MARINE DIESEL
  • Call Sign: GDLS