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Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:HMNZS Resolution A14Added:May 31, 2010
Photo Category: Auxiliaries
Sydney Harbour, off Athol Bay. In sun shaft through cloud. 31 May 2010.

Standard Displacement: 2,262 tonnes
Length Overall: 68 metres Beam: 13 metres Draught: 4.4m
Speed: 11 knots Range: 21,500 nautical miles
Complement: 41 (7 Officers, 34 Ratings) Accommodation for 45 onboard.
Propulsion: Diesel-Electric. Four Caterpillar D398B diesel generators (3,200 hp) Twin shafts. Bow thruster (550 hp)

Formerly US Navy Ship TENACIOUS, utilised as towed array sonar vessel deployed for three months at a time streaming a two-mile underwater listening device. Commissioned into RNZN 13 February 1997.

DMS Tugs : Bronzewing and Currawong. Support under contracts between the RAN and DMS.
Vessel Identification
Pennant no.:A14
Former name(s):
- Tenacious (Until 1997 Mar)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,904 tons
Summer DWT:718 tons
Length:67 m
Beam:13 m
Draught:6.5 m

Additional Information
Status:Laid Up
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1989
AIS Information
Last known position:
1°18’40.92” N, 103°38’23.59” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 298° (131°)
Location:Survey Operation
Arrival:12th Oct 2017
08:00:29 UTC
Last update:
59 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 July 12th, 12:30:32 UTCWhite Bay 3 Syd
2017 July 10th, 08:00:47 UTCSydney Aust
2016 February 16th, 08:00:24 UTCLongbeach
2016 February 2nd, 12:00:44 UTCRichmond
2016 February 2nd, 08:00:36 UTCRichmond
2016 January 5th, 12:00:00 UTCUs Lgb > Us Rch
2015 December 3rd, 02:00:05 UTCSurvey Operation
2015 December 3rd, 02:00:02 UTCSurvey Site
2015 November 27th, 21:00:11 UTCPort Hueneme
2015 November 24th, 06:00:35 UTCSurvey Operation
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Photo Comments (2)

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Clyde Dickens on Jan 26, 2011 07:49 (6 years ago)
Thank you. I cannot now check where I got my info.
BR_Reef on Jan 26, 2011 04:04 (6 years ago)
The launch/tugs are actually SEAHORSE QUOLL and SEAHORSE BETONG.
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