US Army Corps of Engineers
Philadelphia District & Marine Design Center

USACE Survey Vessel ADAMS II

Commissioned July 03, 1997

Published Aug. 31, 2012
The Survey Vessel Adams II was built for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District in 1997.

The Survey Vessel Adams II was built for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District in 1997.

Vessel Owner: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Vessel Builder: Swiftships Inc.
Project Management Team: USACE Marine Design Center and Norfolk District
Vessel Operation Team: USACE Norfolk District, Norfolk VA.

Hull Material 5083-H116 Aluminum

Vessel Particulars
Length: 65'-0"'
Breadth: 18'-9"
Hull Depth: 9-6"'
Draft: 3'-0"
Displacement: 100,000 LBS
Max Speed: 22.5 Knots
Fuel Capacity: 2,300 Gal.
Potable water: 150 Gal.
Waste Water Holding: 150 Gal.
Accommodations: (2) Single Crew Member Staterooms, Galley & Head
Vessel Certification: USCG Sub-Chapter T-Partially protected water, 20 Miles Offshore

Machinery, Survey Equipment, and Special Features
Main Engines: (2) Detroit Diesel 12V-92TA, 800 HP @ 2100 rpm
Reduction Gears: (2) Twin Disc MG-520
Generators: (2) Perkins - 35 kW
Engine Controls: Detroit Diesel
Steering: Wagner
Transducer Well: 18" ASW Window BF Goodrich
Main Transducer: Reson Multibeam