CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS FREDERICK G. CREED

Frederick G. Creed 1 (5x7)

Official Number: 813676

Call Sign: CG3198

General Operation

Vessel Type: Mid Shore Science Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Central and Arctic

Home Port: Rimouski, Quebec

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 4

Officers: 3

Crew: 1

Berths Available: 5

Crewing Regime: Layday

Certificates

Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Near Coastal

MARPOL: No

IMO: 8944496

Construction Details

Builder: Swath Ocean Sys. Inc., San Diego, California, US

Build Material: Aluminium

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1988

Year in Service: 1989

Vessel Specifications

Length: 20.4 m (Metres)

Breadth: 9.8 m (Metres)

Draft: 2.6 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 1.0 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 151.4 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 90.9 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 870 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 3 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 14.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 16.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 3.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 15.80 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 5.00 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x General Motors 12V92

Power: 1611kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Fixed Pitch

Bow thrusters: No

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: 

Generators: 

(2) x John Deere 4-239

Scientific Equipment

Laboratory Type: Dry

Area: 10.0 Area (Area)

Scientific LAN: No

Winches: No

Sounders: Not Applicable

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

Holds and Deck Space

Main Deck: 50.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  Manual Crane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Manual boom

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF FM: 

(1) x Sailor RT-2048
Standard 6x2400S

HF: 

(1) x Motorola Micom
(1) x Skanti TRP 8253

SatComms: 

(1) x Westinghouse Series 1000 Msat

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Furuno Fax 207

Gyro: 

(1) x Anschutz Standard 20

Radars: 

Furuno FR-2110 - X Band
Furuno FR-8050D - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

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

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Wagner Autonav A-1500

GPS: 

(1) x Northstar 941X
(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)

VHF DF: 

(1) x JMC DF5500

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Furuno FCV-561

Sonars: 

(1) x Simrad EM-1000
Vessel Images

No photo available

Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Frederick George Creed (1871–1957) was born in Mill Village, Nova Scotia, and worked in the telecommunications field where he creating a machine that could transfer typed material to telegraph. In 1938, Creed presented his idea for the Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull (SWATH) vessel, which was revolutionary whereby it maximized the vessels stability, even in high seas and at high speed

Modernization Information: Not Applicable