Major Shipboard Equipment

Equipment Location Working Load Notes
Allied Heavy Crane Top of aft staging bay 5,000 pounds Trawl and dredge capable
Pettibone Crane 02 level amidships 1,800 pounds  Trawl and dredge capable
Stern A-frame Stern-centered 14,000 pounds  
Squirt (hydro) boom Above quarterdeck, starboard side 12,000 pounds  
Portable Cranes Various Various Contact marine superintendent for availability
Instrument wells 1 – 01 level, 28-inch diameter tube
2 – Fantail, 28-inch diameter tube
  Located behind each thruster,
oriented slightly aft and outboard
Mooring Capstan Main deck Aft   Moveable
Seismic Air Compressor Trawl winch room   1,850 PSI
Deck Boltdowns All decks and laboratories   2 foot x 2 foot  pattern
Stern Ramp Stern-centered   12 feet wide
Bow Observation Chamber Below waterline at bow    
Cargo Hoist Forward end of main laboratory   4 feet wide x 4 feet long
Overhead Hoists Both staging bays    

 

Winches Cable Notes
Northern Line traction drum 3x19
9/16-inch trawl
.680-inch EM
For safety, science users must provide their own wire.
10,000 meter capacity
Northern Line hydrographic 3x19
1/4-inch hydro
For safety, science users must provide their own wire.
10,000 meter capacity
Markey DESH-6 .322-inch EM For safety, science users must provide their own wire.
10,000 meter capacity
Markey DESH-5 CTD .322-inch EM For safety, science users must provide their own wire.
10,000 meter capacity