CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS VECTOR

Vector 3 (5x7)

Official Number: 328079

Call Sign: CGBW

General Operation

Vessel Type: Mid Shore Science Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Western Region

Home Port: Patricia Bay, British Columbia

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 13

Officers: 5

Crew: 8

Berths Available: 8

Crewing Regime: Layday

Certificates

Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Near Coastal

MARPOL: Yes

IMO: 6717760

Construction Details

Builder: Yarrows Ltd., Esquimalt, British Columbia

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1967

Year in Service: 1967

Vessel Specifications

Length: 39.7 m (Metres)

Breadth: 9.5 m (Metres)

Draft: 3.5 m (Metres)

Freeboard: Not Applicable

Gross Tonnage: 515.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 187.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 3500 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 16 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 10.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 12.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 43.50 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 74.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 1.80 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(1) x Caterpillar 3408

Power: 615kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (1) x Controllable Pitch

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: 

Generators: 

(2) x Caterpillar 3306

Scientific Equipment

Laboratory Type: Scientific

Area: 86.4 Area (Area)

Scientific LAN: No

Winches: Various / interchangeable

Sounders: Not Applicable

Power on Deck (Hydraulic): No  (Electrical): No

Holds and Deck Space

Main Deck: 56.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Boat Deck: 20.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Forcastle: 21.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  Amco Veba V823M

SWL: 2.5 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  Tico Marine

SWL: 1.0 t (Tons)

Crane #2:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Crane #3:  A Frame

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Nylon Braid Rope

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Crane

Workboat #2: RHIB

Launcher:  Boat Crane

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM: 

(1) x Collins 251

VHF FM: 

(1) x Motorola XTL-5000
(1) x Icom IC-M604
(1) x Motorola MCX1000

HF: 

(1) x Harris RF 3200

SatComms: 

(1) x Sailor SC4000 Iridium

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Furuno Fax 208

Gyro: 

(1) x Sperry Mk 37

Radars: 

Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - X Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II
(1) x Nobletec Admiral Series

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Sperry Navipilot 4000

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Skipper EML224

GPS: 

(1) x Northstar 951X
(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)

VHF DF: 

(1) x OAR Cubic DF4400

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Furuno FCV-1000
(1) x JRC RD-5000
Vessel Images
Other Images
Vector 2 (5x7) alongside
Vector 1 (5x7)
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Not Applicable

Modernization Information: Not Applicable