Research and Education Vessel
MARGARET C ROBINSON
Fiberglass Semi-displacement Mono-Hull
Length: LOA - 35.7 feet; w/ bow sprit and dive ladder - 41 feet
Beam: 14.7 feet
Draft: 3.5 feet
Displacement: 22,310 pounds = 9.96 long tons
Engines (2): 300 HP Yanmar 6LP-STC2 diesel w/2.43:1 transmission
A/C power: 5 kw Yanmar diesel generator with shore power
Navigation electronics: MFD8 Navnet 3D 8.4" display (3 - GPS, Depth, Radar), 1 Kw black box sounder module; M2601kw in hull wet box transducer, DRS4D 4 Kw radar dome antenna, M504 Marine VHF radio.
Fuel Capacity/Range: 200 gal./185 nmi
Max load/person capacity: 22 persons@185lb./person; 12 persons with up to 2,000 lbs. of deck gear.
Other specifications and capacities: 155 square feet of aft deck space; stern A-frame/winch w/ 800 lb. capacity; J frame with 200-lb electric winch; 100 square feet of air-conditioned interior cabin (Laboratory) space with sink, work benches and A/C power outlets; separate head w/2 emergency bunks; flybridge controls w/ second set of controls in aft deck; 50 gal. fresh water system.
Built by: Newton Boats Inc., Slidell, LA
Hull: NWN36146H010; Built Feb. 2011
Delivered/launched: March 24/25, 2011 (Thunderbolt Marine Inc.)