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high lift flap rudder can be seen at stern of research vessel
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Research vessel fitted with high-lift DMC flap rudder

A 35-meter coastal research vessel built by Holland Shipyards Group’s shipyard in Hardinxveld-Giessendam, Netherlands, has been fitted with a single high-lift Barke flap rudder and piston-type steering gear system from Damen Marine

Falkor (too) research vessel after conversion
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VIDEO: Former OSV reborn as research vessel

The Palo Alta, Calif., based Schmidt Ocean Institute has taken delivery of its newest research vessel, the Falkor (too). The 110 meter vessel was originally delivered in 2011 by Spain’s Freire shipyard