The RRS Sir David Attenborough, commissioned by NERC, built by Cammell Laird for operation by British Antarctic Survey, is one of the most advanced polar research vessels in the world.
Scientific facilities and capability
Boats, cargo, helideck and hangar
Welcome aboard the RRS Sir David Attenborough. The new polar ship is commissioned by NERC, built by Cammell Laird and operated by BAS.
Enabling scientific investigation in deep-sea biology, biogeochemistry and seafloor geology
Enabling frontier science