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Photographer:Ross Aitken [View profile]Title:KV Tromso W313Added:Jun 11, 2006
Photo Category: Coast Guard
5th June 2006 at Ocean Terminal, Leith.

Details of this vessel are unknown, but from what i can source, it is a Norwegian Coast Guard Vessel.

Can anyone help with the following:
Name of Vessel
Class/Type of Vessel
Vessel Identification
Name:Fugro Discovery
Pennant no.:W313
Former name(s):
- Tromso (Until 2007 May)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,991 tons
Summer DWT:1,350 tons
Length:70 m
Beam:12 m
Draught:6.5 m

Additional Information
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1997
AIS Information
Last known position:
47°34’9.76” N, 52°41’40.45” W
Speed, course (heading):
0.1kts, 175° (289°)
Location:St Johns
Arrival:3rd Oct 2017
20:15:19 UTC
Last update:
10 days 8 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 October 3rd, 20:15:19 UTCSt Johns
2017 September 6th, 05:00:25 UTCAberdeen
2017 August 11th, 04:00:13 UTCScrabster
2017 August 4th, 00:00:32 UTCEngage Insurvey Ops
2017 July 24th, 09:00:25 UTCSurvey Site
2017 July 20th, 04:00:07 UTCAberdeen
2017 June 8th, 07:00:48 UTCIjmuiden
2017 June 8th, 07:00:40 UTCIjmuiden
2017 June 8th, 07:00:20 UTCTromso
2017 February 24th, 03:00:14 UTCWestern Anchorage
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Dave C on Jun 11, 2006 20:54 (11 years ago)
1 Tromsø-class leased fisheries patrol vessel
Bldr: Naval Shipyard Gdynia, Gdynia, Poland (In serv. 4-96)

W 313 Tromsø

Displacement: 2,100 tons (fl)
Speed: 17 kts
Dimensions: 70.0 × 12.40 × 5.50

Armament: 1 40-mm 70-cal. Bofors L70 AA Electronics:
Radar: 2 . . . nav.

1 . . . diesel; 1 CP prop; 3,600 bhp—690-shp azimuthal bow-thruster—400-shp stern side-thruster

2,100 kw tot. (1 × 1,000-kw shaft generator, 2 × 500-kw diesel sets, 1 × 100-kw emergency diesel set)

Fuel: 400 m3

Crew: 5 officers, 10 enlisted, 5 civilians (26 tot. accomm.)

Remarks: Ordered 11-95 and operated under 10-year charter (with option to purchase after 5 years) from Tromsø Dampskibsselskab, using owner’s crews in part. Has two crews. Intended to operate around northern Norway; has an ice-strengthened hull and helicopter deck. An 800-m3-total oil recovery/seawater ballast tankage system is included, and the ship is equipped for fire fighting. Carries 150 m3 of fresh water. Equipped with a rigid inflatable boarding boat and an inspection launch and has a 3.5-ton-capacity (at 12-m radius) electrohydraulic crane aft. Has an environmental cover for the 40-mm gun.

Hope this help Ross?

Dave :-)
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