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Training ships, etc.

The training ships share practical education and investigation research in various sea areas from the one near Japan to another far from Japan. Practical education includes navigation, operation, marine observation and various fisheries. Although the main role of the training ships is practical education of related subjects on the sea, visits to or investigation of fishery or port-related institutions or facilities are also implemented on domestic or foreign ports of call. The investigation and research areas are from coastal waters such as Tokyo Bay and Sagami Bay to Kuroshio current area to the equator and the Antarctic area.

The training ships belong to School of Marine Science

Umitaka-maru HP

She implements practical training on board and investigation and research in the Pacific, the Indian Ocean, the Antarctic Ocean, etc., as well as teaches the students of Advanced Course of Fisheries advanced marine technology through ocean navigation.

  • The gross tonnage: 1,886 t
  • The whole length: 93 m
  • The operational speed: 17.4 knot

Shinyo-maru HP

shinyomaru4.jpg The main operation areas for practical trainings and investigation and research are from the areas near Japan to the equator areas of the Pacific and the Indian Ocean. The practical trainings include trainings on board, implementation of marine technology subjects, trolling, squid fishing and longline tuna fishing.

  • The gross tonnage: 986 t
  • The whole length: 64.55 m
  • The operational speed: 13.56 knot

Seiyo-maru HP

She implements the fishery trainings on board including the training programs for the license to become the mariners and marine observation for oceanology, meteorology, etc. The operation areas are near the main islands of Japan such as Tokyo Bay, Sagami Sea and Kuroshio current area.

  • The gross tonnage: 170 t
  • The whole length: 35.5 m
  • The operational speed: 11.5 knot

Hiyodori

As a training vessel, she is used for general fisheries training, fishery practice, etc. She is also used for the investigation and research of Tokyo Bay.

  • The gross tonnage: 19 t
  • The whole length: 16.55 m
  • The operational speed: 10.5 knot

The training ships belong to School of Marine Technology

Shioji-maru HP

shioji_maru.jpgAmong the logistic systems of intermodal freight transport with sea, land and air routes, the sea transport has been focused on while roads and airports are intensely packed and crowded. To study safe and efficient operation of a new ship, we implement experiments and practice using the ship with the latest equipment.

  • The gross tonnage: 425 t
  • The whole length: 49.9 m
  • The operational speed: 14.1 knot

Yayoi

She is used for supporting sailing practice and cruising, and experiment trainings Also, as she can establish a computer network with the university via the satellite, it is possible to implement meticulous experiments based on the detailed data on navigation, system and environment acquired during navigation.

  • The gross tonnage: 19 t
  • The whole length: 17.8 m
  • The operational speed: 23 knot

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