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IMT2001 Research Vessel "TORI"

Research Vessel OSD-IMT2001 Ship design

Scientific Research Vessel for the Taiwanese Ocean Research Institute (TORI). Used for supporting longterm oceanographic observation programs including operating unmanned ROV's, terrain survey and mapping, seismic pattern detection, long-core sampling, compiling diagrams of topology and stratum and performing real-time data processing and sampling within its onboard laboratory facilities.

Fitted with two ‘A’Frames, two Deck Cranes, an ROV Launch and a Recovery ‘A’Frame with Umbilical Winch, Streamer Winch and Gun Array and a MEBO200 Seabed Drilling Rig which can conduct core drilling down to 200 m below sea floor and can be fitted with a range of different deck equipment spreads.

The 76m x 16m vessel has accommodation for 43 persons (Crew and Scientists). Classed with Taiwanese Classification Society (CR) for world-wide operation and equipped with diesel-electric power generation, two main azimuth propulsion thrusters and two bow tunnel thrusters with the dynamic position notation DP-1

Principal characteristics

76.00 m
16.00 m
6.50 m
Maximum Draught:
4.50 m

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IMT2001 Research Vessel "TORI"

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