R/V New Horizon Handbook

Table of Contents

I. Master's Welcome Aboard Letter

  • Preface
  • Other Sources of Information
  • History of R/V New Horizon

II. Research Vessel New Horizon Specifications

III. Vessel Layout & Description

  • 03 Deck
  • 02 Deck
  • 01 Deck
  • Main Deck
  • A-Deck

IV. Ship's and Scientific Equipment Description

V. Navigation and Communications Capability

  • Cellular Telephone System
  • Data Communications
  • Direction Finding Equipment
  • Doppler Speed Log
  • Echo-Sounding System (Navigational)
  • Facsimile Equipment
  • General Coverage Receiver
  • Global Positioning System
  • Gyro Compass
  • Hand Held Radios
  • HF/SSB Communications
  • Internal Communications
  • Radar System
  • Satellite Communication Systems
  • Transit Satellite Navigation System
  • Very High Frequency (VHF) Systems

VI. Safety

  • Safety
  • Ship's Stability
  • Watertight Integrity
  • Workvests
  • Emergency Drills
  • Life Saving Equipment
  • Medical Matters
  • Safety
  • Ship's Stability
  • Watertight Integrity
  • Workvests

VII. Ship Organization

VIII. SIO Ship-Related Policies and Information

IX. Scientific Berthing Plan

X. Appendices

  • Loading Plan
  • Boltdown Pattern
  • Crane Swing Diagram
  • Deck Power Stations
  • A-frame Clearance Diagram
  • J-frame Clearance Diagram
  • Scientific Wire Ways