Ships → Steelhead

  • General Info
  • Schedule Info
  • Operational Info
  • Lab Equipment
  • Navigational Info
  • Lift Capacity
  • Fish and Plankton Gear
  • Meteorological Equipment
  • Certification Details
  • Institution & Contact Info
Name: Steelhead
Captain: Ranville, Jerry
Length: 62.5 feet
Beam: 16.3 feet
Draft: 6.5 feet
Speed: 10.5 knots
Displacement: 70 tons
Hull: steel
Year: 1967

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  S/V Steehead Survey Activities

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Crew Size ( inc. Captain ): 4
Number of Scientists Vessel can Accommodate: 1
Field Season: April to November
Operation Days / Year: 141
Schedule Finalized in: March

- No, does not contain option.   - Yes, contains option.
Science Officer in Crew?:
Crew Provides Onboard Science Support?:
Payment In Kind? Time on Another Ship?
Fuel as a type of "Payment in Kind"?
Needed Equipment as a type of "Payment In Kind"?
"Piggyback" Research Permitted When Possible?
Encourage Crosstraining other Agencies with Vessel and Crew?
Vessel made available to outside Researchers?

Outside Research Payment: Yes, $1500 plus
Electrical Power: 12, 32, 110, 220V
Water Supplies: washdown pump
Refrigerators / Freezers: two freezers 6 cu ft
Incubators / Water Baths:
Vacuum Pumps:
P.H. Meters:
D.O. Meters:
Conductivity:
Lab Space: 90
Other:
Radar: 2 Raytheon 20XX raster scan
GPS: 1-CLX95 Loran C, Furuno GP50 GPS, Northstar 9400 GPS, DAta Marine chart link
Radio: 1 Polaris w/RDF, 1 portable handheld
Depth Sounders: Raytheon V-800, Simrad EY-M Data Marine Model 2700
Other:
Winches / Cranes: crane- 1ton, 2trawl winches, 3 catspans, 1 anchor winch, 1 power block
CTD`s BT`s: 1 BT
Niskin Bottles:
Corers:
Grabs:
Other:
Trawl Nets: bottom and midwater
Plankton Nets:
Other:
Wind Speed / Direction: Danforth/White
Thermometer:
Barometer: Airguide
Other:
Institution Required Certification:
Certification Captain:
Certification Crew:
Certification Engineer:
Home Port: Charlevoix, Michigan
Home Port Lake: Lake Michigan
Institution: Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Contact Name: Dave Clapp
Address: 96 Grant St.
City: Charlevoix
State / Province: MI
Country: United States
Postal / Zip Code: 49720
Phone: (231)547-2914 EXT: 2
Fax: (231)547-6031
Email: clappd@michigan.gov
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