|Miss Linda Charters
Research, Passenger and Dive Vessel
Serving the Oregon, Washington & California Coast
From Charleston/Coos Bay, Oregon
|ABOUT OUR SERVICES
OUR SERVICE AREA
We serve the entire Pacific Coast as needed. We operate as a Research Vessel, Passenger Vessel, Dive Vessel
and even an assist Tow Boat. Our captains also Deliver Motor Vessels and Yachts.
SOME OF OUR CUSTOMER BASE
We mainly work as a Research Vessel, deploying and recovering Buoys, ROVs and a variety of other research and
test equipment for Oregon State University (OSU), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA),
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW), SCRIPPS Institute of Oceanography (SCRIPPS), Teledyne and
OCEANA. We have served as a Diving platform for the US Navy Underwater Construction Diving Team. As a Passenger
Vessel we have transported passengers/crew and freight to and from a number of ships near and offshore.
(See Respective Charters Photos)
SOME OF OUR MAJOR FEATURES
We have a 22'X34' work deck with 2,500 lb tie downs on a 4'X4' pattern across the entire deck. We have a 10,000 lb
crane, an articulating stern A-Frame with 600' of 3/8" cable, a deck winch for recovery of moorings etc, a starboard
side Power/Crab Block with an Articulating Davit, a port side Davit with a Capstan for CTD's etc, and a capstan with
vertical or horizontal capability. We also have a Bow Thruster for Station Keeping while working with ROVs and a large
towing bit that will handle 200 gross ton vessels and small barges.
(See Outside Features Photos)
Our US Coast Guard licensed Captains, Mates and Crew are First Aid and CPR Certified and also Coast Guard
Auxiliary members with security clearance and Homeland Security TWIC cards.
(See Crew Photos)
|For Information or Reservations
Captains Cell 541-290-3205
email us here