CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS VAKTA

Vakta 2 (5x7)

Official Number: 825542

Call Sign: CG8080

General Operation

Vessel Type: Specialty Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Western Region

Home Port: Gimli, Manitoba

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 3

Officers: 0

Crew: 3

Berths Available: 0

Crewing Regime: Conventional

Certificates

Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Inland Waters 1

MARPOL: No

IMO: No

Construction Details

Builder: Hike Metal Products Ltd., Wheatley, Ontario

Build Material: Aluminium

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 2003

Year in Service: 2003

Vessel Specifications

Length: 16.3 m (Metres)

Breadth: 4.6 m (Metres)

Draft: 1.4 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 0.8 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 34.4 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 25.8 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 320 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 3 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 15.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 21.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 0.40 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 2.60 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 0.80 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x Caterpillar C12

Power: 731kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Fixed Pitch

Bow thrusters: No

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: 

Generators: 

(1) x Northern Lights M844K

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:  Heila HMLR

SWL: 0.5 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Nylon Braid Rope

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher: Heila HLMR

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM: 

(1) x Bendix-King KY196

VHF FM: 

(1) x Icom IC-M502
(1) x McMurdo F1-DSC

SatComms: 

(1) x Westinghouse Series 1000 Msat

Gyro: 

(1) x Anschutz Gyrostar II

Radars: 

Raymarine E Series - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Comnav 2001

GPS: 

(1) x Northstar 941X

VHF DF: 

(1) x OAR Cubic DF4400

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Si-Tex Koden CVS 108
(1) x Raymarine ST60
Vessel Images
Other Images
Vakta 1 (5x7)
Vakta 3 (5x7) with FRC
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Of Icelandic origin meaning “watch, guard or patrol”.

Modernization Information: Not Applicable