Regional Class Research Vessel (RCRV)

Project Name: Regional Class Research Vessel

Project Description: The Regional Class Research Vessel (RCRV) is a modern monohull research vessel, with integrated diesel-electric propulsion, capable of general-purpose interdisciplinary oceanographic research in areas from shallow coastal bays and estuaries to and beyond the continental shelf and slope.

Production Design Services: Genoa Design International is providing 3D modelling and production deliverables in structure, pipe, HVAC, electrical, and outfit.

Designer: The Glosten Associates

Builder: Gulf Island Shipyards

Owner: Oregon State University


Length overall: 199 ft

Beam: 41 ft

Draft: 12.5 ft

Speed: 13 knots

Power: 1740 HP