R/V Aranda

Research vessel

Aranda is a modern, ice-reinforced research vessel. She was planned and built for Baltic Sea research, but in principle, she is able to operate in all seas. Aranda’s administration is done by the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE). Crewing and technical management is done by VG-Shipping.

call sign

OIRY

GT

1969

ICE CLASS

1A

Technical data

Owner/TC-Owner SYKE (Finnish Environment Institute)
Call sign OIRY
IMO 8802076
Built 1989 Helsinki, Wärtsilä Marine
renovated 2018 Rauma Marine Constructions
Classification DNV-GL 1A E0, Ice 1A
Battery (Power), Silent R, Special Purpose Ship
Flag / Port Finnish / Helsinki
Crew Finnish
GT / NT 1969 / 591
Lenght (LoA) 66,30 m
Breadth 13,80 m
Draught 4,6 m
Main propulsion 3215 kW