|Commissioned in 2008 for The National Facility for Marine Biology Fieldwork division of the London University, AORA’s build cost was GBP 2.8m but due to government Austerity measures she is now available to purchase for GBP 1.8m and represents excellent value for a very well equipped vessel with very low hours and usage.
She is beautifully fitted out with Beachwood through out her cabins and is equipped with research equipment as you will see from the specs as only a Grant aided University can do.
Set up and capable of Trawling (single/twin rig), beam/dredge towing, water sampling, acoustic survey, underwater TV work.
Class: MCA Area Category 1 (Brown Code). Normal operation in MCA Area Category 2.
She is available for viewing by appointment in Glasgow, Scotland.
Please call or email for a full inventory on the vessel.
||72' 6" - 22.09m|
||Macduff Ship Design Ltd|
||Macduff Shipyards Ltd|
||Twin Mitsubishi S6MPTA|
||2 x 350 HP|
||2 x 4-blade fixed pitch|
||2 x Mitsubishi|
||Nine single cabins - 4/5 crew, 12 guests|
|GPS: Simrad GPS Gyrocompass|
PLOTTER: Decca Fishmaster FS Chart Video Plotter (Transas), Microplot 7 Chart Plotting
SOUNDER: Simrad EQQ60 echo sounder, Simrad EK60 echo sounder
RADAR: Decca Bridgemaster E Radar, Simrad RA41C LCD Radar
RADIOS: RS 87 Simrad DSC VHF radiotelephone, RD 68 Simrad DSC VHF radiotelephone