SIKULIAQ Specifications

R/V SIKULIAQ Characteristics

General Characteristics

Length, Overall LOA 261 feet
Length, Design Waterline LWL 237 feet 0 inches
Beam, Max across reamer Bmax 52 feet
Beam, Max across hull amidship Bmidship 48 feet
Depth, Keel to Main Deck D 28 feet
Draft, Design Waterline TDWL 18 feet 9 inches
Freeboard, Design Waterline FDWL 8 feet 9 inches
Displacement at Design Waterline   3,665 long tons
Propulsion Power P 5,750 BHP

Performance

Endurance 45 days  
Endurance, Hotel Only 60 days  
Range 11 knots 9,000 NM preliminary
Cruise Speed transit speed 10 knots 
Max Speed, Calm Open Water Vcalm 14.2 knots
Max Speed, 4 M Sea (13.1 ft) Vss 5 12.3 knots
Level Ice at 2 knots Ice thickness 3 feet

Capacities and Working Areas

Science Berths 24
Crew Berths 20 crew plus 2 marine technicians
Science deadweight 100 long tons
Aft Deck 20' ISO Van Services and Twist Lock 3 Fixed locations
Fwd Deck 10' ISO Van Services and Twist Lock 1 Fixed location
Science storage 8,000 cubic feet
Science Labs 2250 square feet
Deck Working Area 4360 square feet

Consumables

Diesel Fuel, at 95% 170,000 gallons
Fresh Water, at 100% 13,150 gallons
Water making capacity 6,000 gallons/day
Provisions 60 days
Holding capacity 24 hours