Equipment Category: 
Boat
Quantity: 
1
Year Purchased: 
2008

A custom-built (Marine Alu, Raiatea, French Polynesia) 7.6m boat provides a research platform for oceanographic research outside the reef:

  • Offshore seaworthiness and range
  • deck space to permit mooring staging and AUV operations
  • davit/J-frame with winch for deployment and recovery of oceanographic moorings
  • boom-mount or bracket for shipboard ADCP surveys
  • enclosed and semi-enclosed cabin to protect electronics