CCG Fleet: Vessel Details


F.C.G. Smith 2 (5x7)

Official Number: 806310

Call Sign: CG3006

General Operation

Vessel Type: Channel Survey and Sounding Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Central and Arctic

Home Port: Québec, Quebec

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 7

Officers: 3

Crew: 4

Berths Available: 3

Crewing Regime: 46.6 Avg System


Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Near Coastal


IMO: 8322686

Construction Details

Builder: Georgetown Shipyard, Georgetown, Prince Edward Island

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1985

Year in Service: 1985

Vessel Specifications

Length: 34.8 m (Metres)

Breadth: 14.0 m (Metres)

Draft: 2.1 m (Metres)

Freeboard: Not Applicable

Gross Tonnage: 430.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 198.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 1500 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 7 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 10.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: Not Applicable

Fresh Water: 12.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 38.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 0.70 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x Beaudoin GP15

Power: 596kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Controllable Pitch

Bow thrusters: No

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: 


Scientific Equipment

Scientific LAN: Yes

Winches: No

Sounders: Not Applicable

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

Holds and Deck Space

Main Deck: 10.0 m2 (Square Metres)

After Deck: 50.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher: HIAB Seacrane

Workboat #2: RHIB

Launcher:  Boat Crane

Comms and Navigation Equipment


(1) x Collins 251


(1) x Sailor RT-146


(1) x Daniels DE1500

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Taiyo TF733


(1) x Sperry SR2100


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

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Sperry Marine SRD-331


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

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Elac LAZ-72
Vessel Images

No photo available

Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Coming Soon

Biographical Information: Frank Clifford Goulding Smith was born in Montreal, Quebec on 15 October 1890. He was educated at Acadia University, taking his engineering course between 1912 and 1914. Thereafter, he served with the Canadian Army and the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. He subsequently worked as a hydrographer in various capacities in Canada, ultimately becoming the Dominion Hydrographer in 1952 and serving in that capacity until 1957. He died on 27 November 1983 in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

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