RV SANNA

Vessel Profile

Home port:
Nuuk, Greenland
Home port Coordinates:
Latitude: 64°10 N Longitude: 51°44 W
Organisation & Address:

Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, Nuuk, Greenland

Normal Area of Operation:

Coastal area in West Greenland.

Max No of EF+ Days:
14
Vessel details:

Length

Breadth

Draught

Gross Tonnage

Ice class

DP

Service speed

Max No. Scientific

Berths

No. of EF+ Scientific Berths

32,3

10,0

4,88

548

*ice-reinforced

No

10 knots

7

7

*hull is ice-reinforced according to rules for navigation in coastal area in Greenland

Technical Detail

Laboratory Facilities (fixed and temporary):

Two wet and one dry laboratories with fume hood, a chemical laboratory, cold and freezer laboratory and a 80C freezer

CTD/Plankton sampling:

Hydrographical instrument and water sampler (CTD-Rosette)

Multi-Beam(s)/ Sub Bottom profiling:

Shallow/medium water depth multi-beam system (Reson SeaBat T50-‘Extended Range’), high resolution system (1000m)

Fisheries Echo Sounders/Sonar:

EK80 38, 120, 333 KHz

USBL:

No

Coring/Sampling Capabilities:

Gravity core (3/6m), user corers max 6m. Max deployment depth 600m (better performance inshore). Box Core and Day Grab

Winches:

Trawl winches are equipped with 2000m wire, CTD winches 1500 m

Communications:

Satellite broadband system 222kbps/yyy kbps, Iridium, GDM phone

Special features:

No

Scientific Limitations (i.e. geophysics, coring, fisheries, any other discipline that cannot be performed on board for whatever the reason)
Vessel capability to support ROV deployment:

No

Support Offered to EurofleetsPlus Users:

All Vessel equipment will be made available to Eurofleets users on request. Technical support on vessel equipment will be available during the entire survey

Vessel availability by location and by year/time of year for Eurofleets+:

Year

Location

Availability by Month

Ports of operation in the period of availability

2020

     

2021

West Greenland

E.G. 1 or 2 week May – September 

Nuuk, Sisimiut, Ilulissat, Aasiaat

2022

West Greenland

E.G. 1 or 2 week May – September 

Nuuk, Sisimiut, Ilulissat, Aasiaat

Direct contact accepted from applicants during the proposal preparation?

Yes. Applicants are welcomed to discuss the initial feasibility of their work while they prepare their application with the operator of (RV) SANNA at RV@natur.gl

Certification requirements: Medical certification required for joining the vessel and the list of acceptable certificates.

Up to 7 scientific scientist can embarked without certification.

Are additional medical checks required

None

Survival training certification required for joining vessel

List of acceptable equivalent certification:

None

Additional certification required e.g. Ship security awareness / other

None

Diplomatic clearance required for area of operation

No

Additional clearances required for area or type of activity

Greenland National Coastal Research Vessel. 32,3m long, delivered in 2012. Operates >160 das per annum.