New research vessel will replace 40-year workhorse

Research vessel

Naval architects have been tasked with designing a new research vessel to replace one that has been working for more than four decades.

R/V Dana V will be set to work in all sorts of research areas, including wildlife monitoring, bathymetry and meteorology.

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