Virazon II was designed by NavTek Deniz Teknolojileri with INA’s archaeologists and built at Mengi Yay’s shipyard.

We are proud to say that this yacht is the first and only ship specially designed, built and classed specifically for archaeological research in the world while there are many research ships for general purposes etc. With 24.95 m in length and 8.10 m in width Virazon II can accommodate 19 people. She equipped a 5 ton capacity A frame, 500 kg. Capacity crane, high pressure recompensing chamber against decompression sickness, low pressure compressors for underwater excavations, high pressure compressors which can fill air and Nitrox, internal side vision and down vision sonar for locating shipwrecks.

Built Year            2010

Full Length         40 m

Beam                    8 m

Draught               2,25 m

Displacement    301 tons

Fuel Capacity     54430 lt.

Water Capacity 6815 lt.

Main Engines    2 x 1100 C32 Cat

Generators        2 x 1100 C32 Cat

Max Speed        14 knots

Cruising Speed 9 knots

Construction     Hull: Steel, Superstructure: Aluminium

Exterior Design Endaze Design

Engineering       Endaze Design

Master Cabin    2

Guest Cabin       2

Crew Cabin        4

Interior Design H-2 Yacht Dizayn

Classification     RINA Charter

Range at max. speed     1695