Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel

Project Name: Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessels (OOSV)

Project Description: The Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessels (OOSV) will be deployed on Canada’s east coast. Once in service, the OOSV will conduct multi-purpose oceanographic science missions to help increase understanding of the ocean’s physical environment.

Production Design Services: Genoa Design International in providing 3D modelling and production design services.

Designer: Vard Marine Inc.
Builder: Seaspan Vancouver Shipyard
Owner: Canadian Coast Guard


Length overall: 85.9 m
Beam: 16.0 m
Depth: 9.2
Draft: 6.2 m
Speed: 13.4 Knots
Power: 3 x 1,285 kW diesel main engines