iXCat 80

iXcat 80 - Felix - Hydrographic and oceanographic boat

New generation hydrograhic survey vessel

24.90m composite catamaran

20-day mission

15 passengers

Designed to carry out hydrographic, oceanographic and biological missions offering extremely high levels of performance, iXCat 80 represents a major step forward in the field of survey vessels.

Particularly versatile at sea, it is the innovative and environmentally friendly design of this 25-meter catamaran that really makes it different.


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Made of composite materials, its hull is lightweight and not sensitive to corrosion, thus avoiding the need to use toxic solutions across the entire structure of the vessel.

Molded in one single operation, using an infusion technique, it is also extremely resistant.

Thanks to the design and materials used, iXCat 80 emits a very low level of acoustic noise, guaranteeing imaging of excellent quality.


  • Very low level of acoustic noise (guaranteeing imaging of excellent quality)

  • High degree of versatility

  • Innovative and environmentally friendly design





LOA 24,90 m
Max Beam 8.00 m 
Draft 2.00 m 
Displacement  95 T 
Regulations < 300 UMS
Max speed  13 knots 
Cruising speed  12 knots 

 2000 nm @ 10 knots 

Survey days. 20 days
Fuel  23 000 liters 
Freshwater 1500 liters 

  2 x Scania D13 (550 hp

Drive   Straight Shaft 
Drive (options)

  Azimuthal Pod 
 Jet Drive 

Transmission  Gear Box 
Generators   2 x Kohler 33 kW 
Auxiliary propulsion  2 x 30 Kw bow thruster 
Hull/deck construction   Glass / composite 
Superstructure construction   Glass / composite 
Accommodation  15 pers 
Officers 2 in 2 single berth cabin 
Engineer 1 in 1 single berth cabin 
Crew quarter   8 in 2 quadruple berth cabins 4 in 2 double berth cabins 
Deck Equipment

 Crane (7.4 t/m)

A-frame (2.5t) Intervention tender Winches Moonpool 

Scientific Equipment  (On demand)