MV Alucia & MV Umbra

Science Operations

Specifications

Launched 1974
Refitted 2008/2009/2012
Flagged The Republic of the Marshall Islands, Majuro
Class Bureau Veritas “I” + Maltese Cross
Y 3/3 E (IceIII)
Special Service / Research Vessel
Unrestricted Navigation
SOLAS, MARPOL
IMO Number 7347823
Vessel Length 51.77 m (169.85 ft)
Vessel Beam 11.88 m (38.98 ft)
Vessel Depth

5.51 m (18.08 ft)

Vessel Draft

4.43 m (14.24 ft)

Gross tonnage

1,396 tons

Net tonnage 418 tons
Displacement 1,000 tons
Cruising Speed 10 knots
Accommodation Science: 11
Crew: 22
Main Engines 

2x diesel Cummins KTA50M2 1600 hp @ 1800 rpm

Generators 3x Detroit series 60 400 hp @ 1500 rpm
Propellers  2x four blade 81”
Bow thruster  Gil Jet 440 kw 360 degree thrust
Stabilization Quantum QC 1800 active fin system
Sewage Treatment Omnipure 
Oily Water Treatment Village Marine Tec 
Water makers  2x Sea Recovery SRC Coral Sea 
Ozone Water Treatment  Chem Free 
Ultraviolet Water Treatment     Ultradynamics 
   
Tankage:  
Overall Fuel Capacity

343.85 tons

Useable Fuel Capacity 209.00 tons
Fresh Water 84.35 tons
Ballast Water 369.23 tons

Last updated: February 10, 2016