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Point Sur
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Schedules can be found at http://strs.unols.org/public/diu_schedule_view.aspx?ship_id=10017&year=2009&oldredir=y
REQUEST PROCEDURE
http://marineops.mlml.calstate.edu/PS-CPForms
Ships
The Research Vessel Point Sur is a 135 ft. vessel and is a member of the UNOLS fleet.
CONTACT
Ben Jokinen
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
(831) 771-4135
bjokinen@mlml.calstate.edu
SPECIFICATIONS
Ship TypeResearch vessel
Operating Area
Endurance21 days
Crusing Speed9.5 knots, Maximum 11 knots, Minimum .01 knots
Lab SpaceMain lab- 488 ft², 2 sinks, equipment benches installed on a modular system as required; Wet lab- 96 ft², 1 sink; Electronics lab- 120 ft²
Power Availability565 hp
Berthing Space11 (dependent on number of technicians sailing), 40 scientist capacity on day cruises, limited by number of lifejackets
Deck Space1100 ft²
Telemetry AvailableThe Knudsen 320BR Echosounder has dual frequency capability: 12 kHz and 3.5 kHz
UPDATED ON
29 Mar 2010 14:40