NTD Offshore A/S has upgraded research and survey vessel "Jean Charcot" by installing a dynamic position system.
The challenging task was to interface a modern computer based dynamic position system to the original DC propulsion and thruster systems dating from the 1960's.
Today "Jean Charcot" can operate worldwide and currently engaged with fishing survey off the coast of New Foundland.
|Displacement||approx. 3.730 t|
|Thrusters aft.||1x220, 2x845 kw|
|Thrusters forw.||1x220 kw|
|Speed||112 knots at 11 t/day|