MV R&R

RESEARCH

rr-interiorThe MV R&R is a custom-built 48′ Chesapeake and is well equipped for coastal research along with personnel movement ranging from day trips to extended cruises up and down the eastern seaboard. rr-workingThe MV R&R is well equipped to support research, dive tending and deployment of ROVs, bottom sensors, and Helix moorings. Currently outfitted davits capable of a 1500 lb. lifting capacity, and open deck space of 17′ x 25′.

R&R

Specifications
  • 48′ Custom Chesapeake
  • Twin Diesel
  • Height: 15′
  • Draft: 4′ 6″
  • Fuel Capacity: 400 Gallons
  • Range @ Cruising Speed: 18 Knots 240 NM @ 30 GPH
  • Beam: 18′
  • Weight: 25 Gross Tons
  • 2 Berths
Electronics
  • 36 Mile Furuno Radar
  • Furuno Chart Plotter
  • Furuno Color Depth/Speed/H2O/H2O Temp (50/200k)
  • Hand Held GPS/VHF
  • Standard Horizon VHF
  • (2) Remote Spot Lights
  • (2) Loud Hailer & Intercom Systems
  • 110 Outlets throughout vessel
Machinery/Deck Equipment

Deck Space

  • Main Deck: 17’x25′ (425 sq. ft.)

Mid Transom Davit

  • Power In & Out Winch: 1500 lb. capacity
  • Free Spool & Planetary Clutch Brakes

Side Mount Davit

  • Dive Ladder
  • Fresh & Saltwater Wash Down
  • Chain Hoist
  • Block & Tackles
  • 3 Point Anchor Capability
  • (2) Steering Stations: Main Cabin/Aft Deck
  • 11′ Inflatable 8 HP OB Main Deck Payload Capacity: 7840 lbs.
Engines
  • Main Engines: (2)3208 Cats – 435 HP each
  • Gen-Set: Isuzu 6.3 kW
  • Trolling Valve Port Engine