Research Fishing Vessel

Research Fishing Vessel – Sweden

We were approached by Applied Structural Analysis Limited (ASTA) to produce hull lines and general arrangement for a composite semi-displacement yacht whose primary function is to undertake fishery research work. The boat is currently under construction in Sweden to a strict weigh limit in order to hit the critical target speeds. General Design by Thomas Wiberg.

Principle Particulars:

LOA 18.6

Beam Moulded 4.5

Depth Lightship 1.3

Displacement Lightship 34 tonnes

Fuel Oil Capacity 10 tonnes

Fresh Water Capacity 7 tonnes

No of Crew 6 – 8

Maximum Speed 22 knots

Propulsion Volvo Penta D12 Straight Shaft

Fibreglass Sandwich Composite