Explore R/V Revelle's 2nd Platform

Click on one of the deck levels listed to the right to explore it. Mouse over points of interest and click below to see photos and descriptions.

Points of interest on the: 2nd Platform

  • Ballast
  • Bow Thruster
  • Chilled Stores
  • A giant walk-in refrigerator. It's filled to overflowing on long cruises.
  • Dry Stores
  • Storage for canned, boxed, and other dried food.
  • Engine Room
  • The engine room is a 2-deck space in the deepest reaches of the ship. It contains the diesel engines, the electric generators they drive, and much of the other ship's mechanical equipment. It is hot & noisy, but reasonably clean. It is off limits to the science team except on guided tours.
  • Frozen Stores
  • A giant walk-in freezer. It's extra large so that the ship can stock up.
  • Fuel Oil
  • Laundry Room
  • 2 washers and 4 dryers. All hands do their laundry here.
  • Linen Locker
  • Ship's Stores
  • Non-food storage.
  • Store Room
  • Non-food storage.
  • Z-Drive

You are viewing: 2nd Platform

Note: Size and proportions of ship layers are not accurate.

What do the colors represent?

Light colored details are non-interactive.
Dark colored details are interactive.
Striped details are open deck.