Hydrographic Survey Vessel

Multirole and Research Ships

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Multipurpose vessel with various operational capabilities, including:

- hydrographic and oceanographic surveying;

- humanitarian intervention (evacuation) and medical support operations;

- maritime search and rescue including diving activities;

- command and control platform;

- mine countermeasures (MCM) operations management;

- helicopter and boat operations.

Driving design parameters are the efficiency in the whole speed range, extended range, remarkable seaworthiness performances. Due to the optimization of spaces, the ship is highly flexible in terms of configuration, embarked equipment and capabilities.

Technical Information

main characteristics

Length overall

94.00 m

Length between perpendiculars

80.00 m

Beam

16.60 m

Depth

8.50 m

Design displacement

3 400 - 3 600 t

Speed (max/range)

18 - 14 kn

Range

5,000 nm

Endurance

20 days

ENERGY AND PROPULSION SYSTEM

Propulsion system

2x DE / 2x FCPP

Generating sets

3 + 1 Emerg.

CREW

Accomodation

25 - 80 people

MAIN SYSTEMS

1 Integrated Navigation System

1 Int/Ext Communication System

1 Multi Beam Echo-Sound

Space for C4I (Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence) Systems

DECK EQUIPMENT

Flight Deck and hangar for NH90