Posts by Sarah Schofield
How long is RV Investigator? What kind of bow thruster will she have? How many engines will there be – one, four, ten?
I was wondering too! These and many other details about Australia’s newest marine and atmospheric research vessel, can now be at […]
Southern Surveyor heads off for her first research voyage this year
After successful sea trials, the Marine National Facility vessel Southern Surveyor will head off for her first research voyage for […]
Atmospheric Research: On Southern Surveyor ocean measurements indicate how much carbon is absorbed by Australia’s oceans. On Investigator, advanced atmospheric […]
CMAR Science Symposium – networking and collaborating
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Division held a symposium in Hobart to encourage collaboration and networking within the division. The […]
Meet one of our team – Dr Lindsay Pender
We have an amazing team of specialists assembled for the Future Research Vessel Project and you should meet some of […]
The sheets of steel being used to construct Investigator come in different thickness for a variety of uses throughout the ship […]
Sparks are flying at the Sembawang Shipyard
Steel cutting and welding is underway in our very own RV Investigator shed. Here are some images from the official Strike Steel Ceremony […]
Construction of new marine research vessel underway
Construction of Australia’s new $120 million Marine National Facility research vessel, Investigator, began in Singapore today, heralding a new era […]
LEGO Investigator – how cool are these!
We’ve had a little quandary here at the Future Research Vessel Project when it comes to promoting the new ship. […]
She’s a little beauty – the latest artist’s impression of RV Investigator
This is one of the latest images produced for the new ship. Isn’t she a little beauty!
Check out the PM onboard Southern Surveyor!
The Prime Minister Julia Gillard toured the Marine National Facility vessel Southern Surveyor and was briefed on the Future Research Vessel […]