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even “greener”

Rainbow Warrior III The Vessel is specifically designed to support campaigning the activities of Greenpeace International. She will be as functional as possible, fulfilling the design requirements and will at the same time be built so that she can become the new "Flagship" of the Greenpeace organization.

The Vessel will get a distinctive "Green" appearance to make the same impact as it predecessors: Rainbow Warrior I and II. Rainbow Warrior III will be suitable for the following tasks: - Provide a safe and functional platform for campaigns at sea and in harbors - By her appearance draw attention to Greenpeace campaign activities - Function as base for meetings and expositions to support campaigns - Worldwide campaigning operations in all climate zones - Sailing long distances under sail - Carrying, safe and fast launching of Rigid Inflatable Boats in tough weather conditions - Function as helicopter landing platform - Carrying a helicopter - Research activities.

Supplied by Rondal:

- Snatch blocks MWL. 15T

Supplied by Dykstra and Partners

- Lead blocks MWL 15 T
- Fibre loop™ 360°

Technical Data

LOA        58 m
LWL   56 m
Beam   11 m
Draft   4.5 m
Displacement   Approx. 700 ton
Rigtype   A frame staysail schooner
Upwind   1325 m2
Hull   Steel
Superstructure    Aluminium
Spars    Aluminium
Fuel    110.000 Ltrs
Fresh water    32.000 Ltrs.
Engine    Volvo Penta D65A MT 1850
Builder    Fassmer Shipyard in Berne
Naval architect    Dykstra & Partners
Styling    Dykstra & Partners