WHOI Winch Design Licensed to InterOcean Systems for New UVM Research Vessel

Oceanographic Winch
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has completed a license agreement with InterOcean Systems, LLC. for an innovative marine winch design, soon to be part of the new University of Vermont research vessel. The unique winch build will enable more efficient operations for both personnel and power. The vessel is designed as a hybrid research boat that will dually operate as a classroom and laboratory for research activities on Lake Champlain.