Research Vessel - RV Thuwal

  • Edward Lloyd Smith (Manager)

Equipment/facility: Equipment

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    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Thuwal 23955

    Saudi Arabia

Equipments Details


For enabling cruises in the Red Sea: Brief Capabilities: 1. Two weeks continuous cruising 2. Berthing space: 14 scientist and 8 crew 3. Engine: CAT 3412 (600HP) 2 X Yanmar (400HP), Hamilton Jet 422 Jets 4. Winches with Hydraulic systems 5. Dry and Wet labs for immediate onboard sample preparation Purpose: 1. Deployment of ocean going heavy equipment, vehicles, and gears. 2. Deep water sampling at hot brine pools and cold Seeps. 3. Mangove areas using RV Thuwal as mother ship with tender boat going into mangrove area 4. Diving platform
Model: SA2438


NameResearch Vessel - RV Thuwal
ManufacturersGeraldton Boat Builders


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