Applications to use Investigator in 2014-15 open today!Posted: July 9, 2012
The new Marine National Facility (MNF) Research Vessel Investigator is currently under construction. Following a commissioning period in 2013-2014, Investigator is scheduled to be available for research in Australia's regional seas and oceans in 2014-2015. Owned and operated by CSIRO, Investigator has been designed to undertake research in:
- physical, chemical and biological oceanography,
- marine geosciences,
- fisheries, and
- environmental science.
The vessel will be particularly suited to multi-disciplinary research projects.