CCG Fleet: Vessel Details


Samuel Risley 2 (5x7)

Official Number: 805575

Call Sign: CG2960

General Operation

Vessel Type: Medium Endurance Multi-Tasked Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Central and Arctic

Home Port: Parry Sound, Ontario

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 22

Officers: 9

Crew: 13

Berths Available: 9

Crewing Regime: Layday


Ice Class: Arctic Class 2

Class of Voyage: Inland Waters 1


IMO: 8322442

Construction Details

Builder: Vito Steel Boat and Barge, Delta, British Columbia

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1984

Year in Service: 1984

Vessel Specifications

Length: 69.7 m (Metres)

Breadth: 13.7 m (Metres)

Draft: 5.2 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 0.6 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 1967.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 649.5 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 16700 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 58 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 12.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 15.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 64.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 692.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 14.00 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(4) x Wartsilla Vasa 16V22

Power: 6595kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Controllable Pitch

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: Yes

Emergency Generator: (1) x General Motors 6-71


(2) x Shaft Generator
(2) x General Motors 6-71

Scientific Equipment

Laboratory Type: Oceanographic

Area: 30.0 Area (Area)

Scientific LAN: Yes

Winches: No

Sounders: Not Applicable

Power on Deck (Hydraulic): No  (Electrical): No

Holds and Deck Space

Hold #1: 101.0 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Hatch Size:  1.5 x 1.5

Main Deck: 229.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity

After Deck: 5

Other: Not Applicable

Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  Liebherr Crane

SWL: 15.0 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  Jacob Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Winch

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Miranda Davit

Workboat #2: SP Barge

Launcher: Liebherr Crane

Comms and Navigation Equipment


(1) x Collins 251


(1) x Sailor RT-146
(4) x Motorola Triton M200

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Furuno Fax 208


(1) x Sperry SR2100


Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - X Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - S Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster II - X Band

Electronic Charts: 

(1) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Wagner Mk 4

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Sperry Marine SRD-331


(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)


(1) x OAR Cubic 320

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Elac LAZ-72
Vessel Images
Other Images
Samuel Risley 1 (5x7) in ice
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Coming Soon

Biographical Information: Samuel Risley (YEARS). Risley began as an engineer, eventually directing his career towards public safety and inspection. This led to him becoming the first Chairman of the Board of Steamship Inspection in 1858. He is credited with being the founder of the Ship Safety Branch, which is now the Marine Safety Branch at the Department of Transport. He was considered a pioneer in safety regulation.

Modernization Information: Coming Soon