CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS SIR WILLIAM ALEXANDER

Sir William Alexander 1 (5x7) sm

Official Number: 807685

Call Sign: CGUM

General Operation

Vessel Type: High Endurance Multi-Tasked Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Atlantic Region

Home Port: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 26

Officers: 10

Crew: 16

Berths Available: 9

Crewing Regime: Layday

Certificates

Ice Class: Arctic Class 2

Class of Voyage: Unlimited - beyond 200nm

MARPOL: No

IMO: 8320482

Construction Details

Builder: Marine Industries Ltee., Tracy, Quebec

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1987

Year in Service: 1987

Vessel Specifications

Length: 83.0 m (Metres)

Breadth: 16.2 m (Metres)

Draft: 5.8 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 1.7 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 3727.2 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 1503.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 6500 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 120 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 13.7 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 16.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 112.30 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 784.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 6.50 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering

Propulsion: Diesel Electric AC/AC

Main Engines: 

(3) x Alco 251F

Power: 5250kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Fixed Pitch

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: (2) x Anschutz Compilot 8

Generators: 

(1) x Caterpillar 3508

Scientific Equipment This vessel is not equipped with dedicated Scientific Equipment
Holds and Deck Space This vessel does not have cargo holds
Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Main Hoist: North American Crane

SWL: 20.0 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Crane #2:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Winch

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Miranda Davit

Workboat #2: SP Barge

Launcher:  Standard Davit

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM: 

(2) x Collins 251

VHF FM: 

(2) x Sailor RT-146

HF: 

(2) x Motorola Micom

SatComms: 

(1) x Westinghouse Series 1000 Msat

Gyro: 

(2) x Anschutz Standard 4

Radars: 

Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - X Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - S Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II
(1) x OSL ECPINS

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Wagner Mk 6

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Sperry Marine SRD-331

GPS: 

(1) x Magnavox MX200
(1) x SAAB R4

MF DF: 

(1) x Taiyo TD A121

VHF DF: 

(1) x OAR Cubic 320

Depth Sounders: 

(2) x Elac LAZ-72
Vessel Images

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Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Not Applicable

Modernization Information: Not Applicable