US Army Corps of Engineers
Philadelphia District & Marine Design Center

USACE SURVEY VESSEL BEAUVAIS

Delivered November 17, 2015

Published Feb. 12, 2016
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Marine Design Center managed the construction of the Survey Vessel BEAUVAIS. The vessel was delivered to the USACE New Orleans District in November of 2015.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Marine Design Center managed the construction of the Survey Vessel BEAUVAIS. The vessel was delivered to the USACE New Orleans District in November of 2015.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Marine Design Center managed construction of the Survey Vessel BEAUVAIS. The vessel was delivered to the USACE New Orleans District in November of 2015.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Marine Design Center managed construction of the Survey Vessel BEAUVAIS. The vessel was delivered to the USACE New Orleans District in November of 2015.

  • Vessel Owner/Operator: United States Army Corps of Engineers – New Orleans District
  • Vessel Builder: Silver Ships Inc, Theodore, AL
  • Project Delivery Team: USACE Marine Design Center, Philadelphia, PA in partnership with USACE New Orleans District, New Orleans, LA

Vessel Particulars

  • Length Overall:       48’
  • Breadth:       16’
  • Hull Depth:   8’
  • Draft: 4’-0”
  • Gross Weight:         50,787#
  • Max Speed:  28 Knots.
  • Fuel Capacity:         800 Gal.
  • Potable Water Capacity:  35 Gal.
  • Year Built:    2015
  • Vessel Certification:    American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Statement of Fact - Hull Welding USCG Compliant
Machinery, Equipment, and Special Features

  • Main Engines:         (2) Caterpillar C18 - 803 HP Each
  • Reduction Gears:    (2) ZF Gears 550     
  • Generator:   (1) Caterpillar C2.2, 21.5 KW
  • Propellers:         (2) 5-Blade - 31” Dia x 38” Pitch
  • Shafting:      (2) Aquamet 17 –3” Dia.
  • Survey Equipment: GFE Teledyne Odom Hydrographic duel Frequency Transducer, Raymarine DMS300, (2) Raymarine E165 Radar/Chart Plotter