UNOLS RESEARCH VESSELS

Research Ship Schedules and Information

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1995-1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

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Marine Operations Contacts (RVOC)

Scheduling Contacts (SSC)
Technician Contacts (RVTEC)

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UNOLS Small Research Vessels Inventory

OPERATING INSTITUTION SHIP OWNER LENGTH (ft)
GLOBAL
Scripps Institution of Oceanography MELVILLE Navy 279
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution KNORR Navy 279
University of Washington THOMAS G. THOMPSON Navy 274
Scripps Institution of Oceanography ROGER REVELLE Navy 274
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution ATLANTIS Navy 274
University of Alaska Fairbanks SIKULIAQ * NSF 261
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory MARCUS LANGSETH NSF 235
OCEAN/INTERMEDIATE
University of Hawaii KILO MOANA Navy 186
Oregon State University OCEANUS NSF 177
University of Rhode Island ENDEAVOR NSF 185
Scripps Institution of Oceanography NEW HORIZON SIO 170
Bermuda Institute for Ocean Sciences ATLANTIC EXPLORER BBSR 168
REGIONAL
University of Delaware HUGH R. SHARP UD  146
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories POINT SUR NSF 135
COASTAL/LOCAL
Scripps Institution of Oceanography ROBERT GORDON SPROUL SIO 125
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium PELICAN LUMCON 116
University of Miami F.G WALTON SMITH UM 96
Skidaway Institute of Oceanography SAVANNAH UG 92
University of Minnesota - Duluth BLUE HERON UMD 86
University of Washington CLIFFORD A. BARNES NSF 66
 
NOAA GLOBAL CLASS VESSEL
NOAA* RONALD H. BROWN* NOAA 274
USCG ICEBREAKERS
USCG USCGC HEALY USCG 420
USCG USCGC POLAR STAR USCG 399
USCG USCGC POLAR SEA USCG 399

*The designation of R/V Sikuliaq as an official UNOLS Vessel is pending inspection and certification.
*The Research Vessel Ronald H. Brown is operated by NOAA, but is scheduled in cooperation with UNOLS.

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