R/V Knorr Scientific Equipment
Knorr is outfitted with three permanently installed oceanographic winches used to deploy scientific instrumentation.
Knorr is outfitted with two permanently installed hydraulic marine cranes manufactured by Allied Marine Cranes.
An 18-foot Avon rigid inflatable work boat powered by an 80 hp outboard motor is carried on board.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Shipboard Technician Grant provides support for a suite of scientific instrumentation available for use aboard WHOI vessels.
Knorr is outfitted with a full suite of navigational equipment as required by regulation and as dictated by her principal scientific missions.
As installed on Knorr, the SeaBeam 3012-P1 system consists of underhull projectors and diver-replaceable hydrophones (yielding a two-degree by two-degree beam pattern), a single 19" electronics rack, an operator's workstation and peripherals.