Research Vessel Gyre


The R/V GYRE is a multi-use vessel suited for a wide variety of oceanographic research duties. The GYRE is available for projects in Mexico, Northern South America (NSA) and West Africa. The GYRE is outfitted for 2DHR for site surveys, newly installed MBES (EM302/304), 20m Jumbo Piston Coring (JPC), 40m CPT-Stinger acquisition, deepwater geochemical and geotechnical coring, environmental assessments, metocean, heat flow and environmental baseline studies (EBS).

Principal Specifications



Issuance Date Expiration Date Last Annual Survey
Name of Certificate
Certificate of Documentation –   Vanuatu 20-Jan-15 NA Aug-19
a. Safety Equipment Certificate 15-Sept-17 4-Sept-21 15-June-18
b. Safety Radio Certificate 4-Sept-21 4-Sept-21 15-June-18
c. Safety Construction Certificate N/A
d. Load Line Certificate 30-June-16 7-Aug-21 21-May-18
e. International Ship Security Certificate (ISSC) 18-Sept-14 1-Sept-19 4-Aug-17
f. International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate (IOPP) 19-Oct-16 4-Sept-21 15-June-18
g. International Air Pollution Certificate (IAPP) 19-Oct-16 4-Sept-21 15-June-18
h. International Tonnage Certificate (1969) 31-July-14
Regulatory Tonnage Reconcilliation Letter 15-July-14 NA
i. Safety Management Certificate (SMC) 18-Sept-14 1-Sept-19 4-Aug-17
n. Civil Liability Certificate (1992) Convention 1-July-18 1-July-19
o. Bunker Certificate (2001) 1-July-17 1-July-18
p. Class Certificate for Hull 3-Aug-16 4-Sept-21 21-May-18
q. Class Certificate for Machinery 3-Aug-16 4-Sept-21 21-May-18
r. Radio Station License (licensed by Vanuatu) 19-Feb-19 18-Feb-23
s. International Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate 19-Oct-16 4-Sept-21 10-Aug-16
t. Continuous Synopsis Record (CSR) 19-May-14 NA
u. Anti-Fouling Certificate (2001) 19-Oct-16 NA
v. Ballast Water Control Plan 11-June-18 4-Sept-21
z. Maritime Labor Convention 2006 Certificate 28-Oct-15 3-June-20 4-Aug-17

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TDI-Brooks International, Inc.
14391 S. Dowling RD
College Station, TX 77845

Phone: +1 (979) 693-3446