CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS W.E. RICKER

W.E. Ricker 3 (5x7) in fog

372369
CG2965
General Operation
Offshore Fishery Science Vessel
Ont. - Ottawa
Western Region
B.C. - Patricia Bay
decommissioned
Crewing Regime
20
7
13
17
Layday
Certificates
none
Unlimited - beyond 2000nm
Yes
7809364
Construction Details
Nagasaki Senpakukogyo Ltd.
Steel
Canadian Coast Guard
1978
1978
Vessel Specifications
58
9.5
4.5
1.9
1104.5
415.9
6000
50
10
11.5
31
290
5
Helicopter Facilities
This vessel is not helicopter capable
Engineering
Geared Diesel
(1) x Akasaka - AH40
1863
(1) x Controllable Pitch
Yes
No
(1) x Perkins - 2430
(3) x Detroit Diesel - 8VA71
Scientific Equipment
Wet
50
Dry
13
Hydrographic
11
Oceanographic
5
No
Swan CTD
Power on Deck  No  No
Holds and Deck Space
14
Hatch Size : 2 x 1
34
Hatch Size : 3 x 2
70
230
Container Capacity
This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment
Cargo crane
0
Winch
0
RHIB
Boat Crane
RHIB
Boat Crane
Comms and Navigation Equipment
(1) x Collins - 251
(1) x Sailor - RT-146
(1) x Vertex - 99
(1) x Kenwood - R2000
(1) x Magnavox MX 2400
(1) x Sailor SC4000 Iridium
(1) x Furuno - Fax 208
(1) x Sperry - Mk 37
Sperry Marine - Bridgemaster E - X Band
Sperry Marine - Bridgemaster E - S Band
(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II
(1) x OSL ECPINS
(1) x Sperry SRP-690
(1) x JRC - JLN202
(2) x Northstar - 941X
(1) x SAAB - R4 (AIS)
(1) x Taiyo - C338 HS
(1) x OAR - Cubic DF4400
(1) x Simrad - EQ-55
(1) x Skipper - SRP690
(1) x Wesmar - HD 600E
Vessel Images
W.E. Ricker 1 (5x7) sm
W.E. Ricker 2 (5x7) sm poor
Additional Information
William Edwin Ricker (1908-2001), Born in Waterdown, Ontario, He was one of the founders of fisheries science. He is best known for the Ricker model, which is used to predict the number of fish present in a fishery and was the recipient of various medals and awards, including the Order of Canada