Dana in Godthåbsfjorden at Greenland. Foto: Søren Rysgaard

The research vessel Dana

The research vessel Dana is a versatile multi-purpose vessel and the largest research vessel in Denmark. Dana is capable of worldwide operation and can be chartered by other research institutes.

Research capabilities

The research vessel Dana is capable of worldwide operation, is classified for ice navigation and is equipped to carry out a wide range of investigations within arctic research, marine biology research, climate and environment research, geological research and fishery research.
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Laboratories and equipment

The vessel has five laboratories provided with extensive and wide-ranging scientific equipment for analysis and measurements as well as different tools for trawl fishing, water sampling and sampling from the seabed.
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Crew facilities

Dana houses a total of 38 scientists and crew in single cabins.
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