Research Vessel

Currently the department is served by the R/V Ray McAllister

  • 36 ft. Newton Research Boat
  • Air-conditioned Cabin
  • Cruising Speed 15 knots
  • Beam 14.5 ft.
  • Single 355HP Cummins Diesel with 250 lb. Bow Thruster
  • ~200 mile Range
  • 1800 lb. A-Frame
  • 500 lb. davit
  • 10” Instrument Well
  • Integrated GPS, Depth-sounder, Radar Chart-plotter
  • 9kW Generator

Contact and Scheduling
John Kielbasa
954.924.7113
jkielbas@fau.edu

Dr. Francisco Presuel-Moreno
561.924.7236
fpresuel@fau.edu