‘Lilian’ R/V (Sea of Galilee)

‘Lilian’ R/V (Sea of Galilee)

Technical details:

Displacement: about 500 tons

Length: 39 meters

Width: 9.2 meters

Cruise speed: 9 knots

Team: 12

Scientific team: up to 12

Mapping sonar (Multibeam Echo Sounder): Kongsberg 2040 (up to a depth of 600 meters)

Kongsberg 302 (up to a depth of 7000 meters)

Research ship Lilian (Kinneret)

Technical specifications: 

length 9.3 m; 3 m wide; sinks 0.7 m; Occupancy 4 tons. Aluminum body

Drive: Cummins 232 KW Hydrojet

Fuel capacity: 500 liters

Working speed: 24 knots

Team: 2

Scientific team: 6

Navigation and safety systems: GPS navigation (optional DGPS system), radar, depth gauge, VHF radio

Work areas: dry laboratory 6 square meters, rear deck 12 square meters with diving platform

Deck equipment: light electric winch

Uses: research and monitoring in the Sea of Galilee