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Ningaloo Spirit

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Ningaloo Spirit is a 17m mono-hull vessel specially designed and modified to conduct marine monitoring studies, including diving operations and hydro graphic surveys. She has accommodation for 6 personnel. Ningaloo Spirit was last modified in 2012.


The Vessel

Name: Ningaloo Spirit

Call sign: VNW 6150

Builder: Legend Boat Builders

Construction: Aluminium

Place of Construction: Perth

Refit: New Motor

Year of Refit: 2012

Launched: 2000

Last slipped: July 2012. New anti-fouling applied

SPV No: 630

M&H Number: 5181

Survey Status: Current and updated

Survey Class: 1B 12+4, 1C 40+4, 1D 60+4, 1E 62+4

Survey Certificate No.: 1B 73406

       1C 73407

       1D 73408

       1E 73409

Operational Limits: 1B 100 Nautical Miles

  1C 30 Nautical Miles

  1D Gazetted Sheltered Waters

  1E Gazetted Smooth Waters

Passengers: 1B 12 unberthed + 4 crew

     1B 4 berthed + 4 crew

     1C 40 unberthed + 4 crew

     1D 60 unberthed + 4 crew

     1E 62 unberthed + 4 crew


Vessel Details

Length (measured): 17m

Breadth (MLD): 4.9m

Depth Mid-Ship: 5.9m

Draft: 1.5m

Free Deck Area: 40m2

Storage Area: 40m3

Hull type: Aluminium

Max Speed Loaded: 22knots

Cruising: 18knots

Fuel Capacity: 2700 litres

Range: 500 NM at 18 knots with 20% reserve

Gross Tonnage (inc. Fuel): 22tonnes

A-Frame: Fixed 500kg

Winch: Drum winch on rear deck 300kg lifting capacity

Hiab: 360 kg at 3.6 meters

Anchor Winch: Muir with 100m all chain

Main engine: Brand new July 2012 - 800HP Doosan

Auxiliary Engines: Onan 7KVA

Driver: Shaft

Gearbox: ZF350PL

Trolling Valve: Limit vessel speed to 1.5-2 knots

Air Conditioning: Throughout accommodation and wheelhouse

Accommodation: 6 Singles. Full galley facilities

Toilet: 2

Shower/wash places: 2/2



Radar: KODEN MD-3404, AIS - 700 Automatic Identification System

Echo Sounder (Wheelhouse): JRC FF60 coloured fish finder

Echo Sounder (Flybridge): JRC FF50 coloured fish finder

GPS: Furono, Koden

Plotter: Koden TLD7 & C Plot

Auto Pilot (Wheelhouse): FURUNO GP-32 Nav Pilot

Auto Pilot (Flybridge): FURUNO GP-32 Nav Pilot

Radio’s (Wheelhouse): VHF GME GX600, VHF GME 294 27meg, UHF TX3000 40 channel, HF JRC JSB SSB radio/telephone, Car Stereo GME GD9520 4x6inch speakers

Radio's (Flybridge): VHF ICOM IC-M411

Compass: 1

Integrated NAV system (Wheelhouse): TMQ C-Plot

Integrated NAV System (Flybridge): TMQ C-Pilot

Wireless terminal: 1

Entertainment: Flat screen TV and video. Stereo on rear deck and wheelhouse


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