CCG Fleet: Vessel Details


John P. Tully 5 (5x7) with helo

Official Number: 804457

Call Sign: CG2958

General Operation

Vessel Type: Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Western Region

Home Port: Patricia Bay, British Columbia

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 21

Officers: 7

Crew: 14

Berths Available: 20

Crewing Regime: Layday


Ice Class: Type A

Class of Voyage: Unlimited - beyond 200nm


IMO: 8320420

Construction Details

Builder: Bel-Air Shipyard Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1984

Year in Service: 1984

Year Disposed: 0

Vessel Specifications

Length: 65.7 m (Metres)

Breadth: 14.5 m (Metres)

Draft: 4.5 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 2.8 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 2195.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 645.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 12000 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 50 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 10.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 13.5 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 31.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 483.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 2.10 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities

Helicopter Capacity: 0

Type #1: Not Applicable

Type #2: Not Applicable

Flight Deck: Yes

Flight Deck Area: 190.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Hangar: No

Storage: No

Fuel: Not Applicable


Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Engine #1: Deutz 628 x 2

Engine #2: Not Applicable

Engine #3: Not Applicable

Engine #4: Not Applicable

Engine #5: Not Applicable

Power: 2757kw (KiloWatts)

UPS: Yes

Propellers:  Controllable Pitch x 1

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: Yes

Hydraulics: Not Applicable

Emergency Generator: Caterpillar 3306 x1

Generator #1: Caterpillar C18 x 3

Generator #2: Not Applicable

Generator #3: Not Applicable

Scientific Equipment

Laboratory #1: Dry

Laboratory #1 Area: 50.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Laboratory #2: Wet

Laboratory #2 Area: 6.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Laboratory #3: Temperature Controlled

Laboratory #3 Area: 0.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Laboratory #4: Portable Container Lab

Laboratory #4 Area: 0.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

LAN: Yes

Winches: As required by program

Sounders: As required by program

Power on Deck (Hydraulic): Yes

Power on Deck (Electrical): No

Holds and Deck Space

Hold #1: 15.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Hatch Size (Hold #1) : 3.2 x 1.9

Hold #2: Not Applicable

Main Deck: Not Applicable

Boat Deck: 160.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Forcastle: 70.0 m2 (Square Metres)

After Deck: 190.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity

Focsle: 0

Boat Deck: 0

Flight Deck: 0

After Deck: 2

Other: note: 2 ROPOS after deck

Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  Amco Veba V823M

SWL (Main Hoist): 0.0 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  North Pacific Crane

SWL (Crane #1): 14.0 t (Tons)

Crane #2:  Hampton Crane

SWL (Crane #2): 5.0 t (Tons)

Crane #3: Not Applicable

SWL (Crane #3): 7.1 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Not Applicable

Bollard Pull (Towing Equipment): 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher (Workboat #1):  Boat Crane

Workboat #2: Sounding Launch

Launcher (Workboat #2):  Standard Davit

Workboat #3: Not Applicable

Launcher (Workboat #3): 

Workboat #4: Not Applicable

Launcher (Workboat #4): 

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM #1: Collins 251 x 1

VHF AM #2: Not Applicable

VHF AM #3: Not Applicable

VHF FM #1: Sailor RT-5022 x 1

VHF FM #2: Not Applicable

VHF FM #3: Not Applicable

HF #1: Skanti TRP 8253 x 1

HF #2: Motorola Micom x 1

HF #3: Not Applicable

SatComms #1:  Sailor SC4000 Iridium x 1

SatComms #2:  Nera B Inmarsat x 1

SatComms #3: Not Applicable

Weather Fax #1: Furuno Fax 207 x 1

Weather Fax #2: Not Applicable

Weather Fax #3: Not Applicable

Gyro #1: Sperry SR2100 x 2

Gyro #2: Not Applicable

Gyro #3: Not Applicable

Radars #1: Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - X Band

Radars #2: Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - S Band

Radars #3: 

Electronic Charts #1:  ICAN Aldebaran II x 1

Electronic Charts #2: Not Applicable

Electronic Charts #3: Not Applicable

Auto Pilot #1:  Sperry Navipilot 4000 x 1

Auto Pilot #2: Not Applicable

Auto Pilot #3: Not Applicable

Speed Logs #1: Skipper DL850 x 1

Speed Logs #2: Not Applicable

Speed Logs #3: Not Applicable

GPS #1: Lieca MX420 x 1

GPS #2: SAAB R4 x 1

GPS #3: Not Applicable

MF DF #1: Taiyo C338 HS x 1

MF DF #2: Not Applicable

MF DF #3: Not Applicable

VHF DF #1: OAR Cubic DF4400 x 1

VHF DF #2: Not Applicable

VHF DF #3: Not Applicable

Depth Sounders #1: Skipper GDS 101 x 2

Depth Sounders #2: Not Applicable

Depth Sounders #3: Not Applicable

Sonars #1: Not Applicable

Sonars #2: Not Applicable

Sonars #3: Not Applicable

Other Equipment: Not Applicable

Vessel Images

Other Images
John P. Tully 2 (5x7) Lg
John P. Tully 3 (5x7)
John P. Tully 1 (5x7)

Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Coming Soon

Biographical Information: John Patrick Tully (1906–1987) was an oceanographer whose work in physical, chemical and biological oceanography heavily influenced the growth of oceanographic research on the West Coast of Canada. Tully was honoured with various awards, including the Order of Merit and the Commemorative Medal of Albert I of Monaco.

Modernization Information: Coming Soon