R/V Oceanus Scientific Equipment
Oceanus is outfitted with two permanently installed oceanographic winches used to lower scientific instrumentation over the side.
Oceanus is fitted with a single Allied Marine Model TB 60-65 hydraulic marine crane.
An Avon rigid-hull inflatable boat (RIB) is carried on the 02 Deck.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Shipboard Technician Grant provides support for a suite of scientific instrumentation available for use aboard WHOI vessels.
The vessel is outfitted with a full suite of navigational equipment as required by regulation and as dictated by its principal scientific missions.