A versatile inshore vessel, RV Ikatere is equipped with high-precision multibeam and sub-bottom profiler transducers for surveying and mapping the seabed.
Highly manoeuvrable, Ikatere is ideal for work in shallow water: e.g., deploying buoys, moorings and seabed sampling.
Take our virtual tour of the Ikatere.
Ikatere on the western side of Kapiti Island. [Dave Allen, NIWA]