Surface-controlled, self-propelled ROV with video camera. Operates to depths of up to 500 feet.
The system includes a Sea-Bird Electronics (SBE) 25Plus CTD, an SBE-55 Sampling Rosette with six four-liter Niskin bottles, a dedicated Hawboldt Industries SPR 1424/S Science winch, and a SBE-33 real-time monitoring and sampling deck unit.
The 50-foot R/V Gulf Challenger is the flagship of the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering.
R/V Gulf Surveyor is a state-of-the-art platform for hydrographic research, and the newest addition to the UNH SMSOE fleet.
A majority of the UNH small boat fleet is located at the Jackson Estuarine Laboratory (JEL) and the Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex.