Sea Vessel
Sea Lab


SUNY Maritime College is excited to offer research, educational, and private cruises in and around New York Harbor and Long Island Sound aboard the 41’ T/V SUNY Maritime College!


Length Overall: 41’

Beam: 14’1”

Draft: 4’1”

Air Draft: 17’

Cruising Speed: 18 knots

Capacity: 20 passengers

Displacement: 30,000 pounds (full load)

Propulsion: Twin 320hp Yanmar diesel engines


The T/V SUNY Maritime College can be used for a range of research activities such as trawling, grab sampling, diving, and coring. Key features for research excursions include:

  • 2 davits for deploying research equipment (600 lb capacity)

  • A-frame (1750 lb capacity)

  • Sorting table

  • Electronic navigational package

Other equipment can be accommodated, but must be provided by researchers.



Excursions for educational activities and public outreach aboard the T/V SUNY Maritime College can introduce New York Harbor to students of all ages. Possible topics for educational trips include:

  • Explore New York Harbor

  • Discover the Plants & Animals of New York Harbor

  • Investigate the Water Quality of New York Harbor


The T/V SUNY Maritime College is also available for private excursions.


The season runs from March 15, through the end of October, although additional dates may be able to be accommodated via special request.

To request a trip, please complete the T/V SUNY Maritime College Booking Request form.

For more information, contact