LeeWay Odyssey

Leeway Odyssey is a 38-metre all aluminum oceanographic research vessel with a beam of 7.6-metres. It is outfitted for year-round coastal service with around the clock operations.

The vessel is fully Transport Canada certified as Near Coastal 1, meeting all safety requirements and regulations. Odyssey has a safety management system (SMS) and preventative maintenance program in place which means it can operate up to 200 nm offshore with modern navigational and electronics equipment. 

Odyssey has a full open back deck for many types of support services in science and research development, including: 

  • bottom and core sampling 
  • water sampling 
  • ocean bottom mapping 
  • resource protection recovery 
  • fishing gear removal 
  • buoy maintenance and inspections 
  • remote vehicle operations 
  • training and education 

Past Operational Areas

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Cruise Speed: 12.5 knots

Length: 37.16 m

Beam: 8.23 m

Depth: 2.4 m

Construction: Aluminum

Voyage Certificate: Transport Canada Near Coastal 1

POB (w/o crew): 11