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Laurentian R8001
Name: Laurentian R8001
Length: 80 feet
Beam: 21.8 feet
Draft: 8.5 feet
Speed: 9 knots
Displacement: 129 tons
Hull: Steel
Year: 1974

Laurentian is GLERL's largest research vessel.  It is capable of long duration and heavy lift operations and is a very versatile platform for sampling, surveys and deployments.  There is extensive deck machinery, laboratory space and on board accommodations that can be adapted for various projects, as well as a moon pool for hydro acoustics or survey capabilities. Additionally, Laurentian runs almost exclusively on bio fuels and bio lubricants.  

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