RV Celtic Voyager

RV Celtic Voyager



The RV Celtic Voyager, at 31.4m in length and a 4m draught is the smaller of the Marine Institute (Ireland) research vessels. The vessel has wet, dry and chemical laboratories, which are permanently fitted with standard scientific equipment. The RV Celtic Voyager can accommodate 6-8 scientists depending on the survey and can stay at sea for a maximum of 14 consecutive days. The RV Celtic Voyager, facilitates the collection of fisheries, geophysical, oceanographic and environmental data and is also used to provide practical training for the next generation of marine scientists.


Belem statement areas
Climate Variability
Emerging Pollutants
Ocean Observation
Ocean Resources
Ocean Technology
Time frame
1997 - Ongoing