CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS BICKERTON

Bickerton 1 (5x7)

Official Number: 825043

Call Sign: CG3011

General Operation

Vessel Type: SAR Lifeboat

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Atlantic Region

Home Port: Bickerton East, Nova Scotia

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 4

Officers: 2

Crew: 2

Berths Available: 0

Crewing Regime: 46.6 Avg System

Certificates

Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Near Coastal - Class 2

MARPOL: No

IMO: No

Construction Details

Builder: Halmatic, Southampton, England, UK

Build Material: GRP

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1989

Year in Service: 1989

Vessel Specifications

Length: 16.3 m (Metres)

Breadth: 5.2 m (Metres)

Draft: 1.5 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 1.0 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 46.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 34.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 300 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 2 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 15.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 16.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 0.33 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 3.30 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 2.20 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x Caterpillar 3408

Power: 724kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Fixed Pitch

Bow thrusters: No

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: 

Generators: 

(2) x Alternator

Scientific Equipment This vessel is not equipped with dedicated Scientific Equipment
Holds and Deck Space

Main Deck: 14.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Boat Deck: 15.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Forcastle: 16.0 m2 (Square Metres)

After Deck: 8.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Towing Equipment: Nylon Braid Rope

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Slide

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM: 

(1) x Collins 251

VHF FM: 

(2) x Sailor RT-146

HF: 

(1) x Motorola Micom

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Furuno Fax 208

Gyro: 

(1) x Sperry SR2100

Radars: 

Furuno FR-1510 - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Comnav 2001

GPS: 

(1) x Furuno GP70
(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)

MF DF: 

(1) x Si-Tex Koden KS 511

VHF DF: 

(1) x OAR Cubic 320

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Furuno FCV-551
(1) x Datamarine 3000

Other Equipment: SAAB R-4 AIS

Vessel Images
Deck Plan: 
Bickerton 2 (5x7) sm
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Coming Soon

Biographical Information: Named after the community of Port Bickerton, Nova Scotia where the vessel is normally stationed.

Modernization Information: Coming Soon