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Research Vessel Bob and Betty Beyster

Research Vessel Bob and Betty Beyster

About named building

Research Vessel Bob and Betty Beyster is a general-purpose coastal research vessel owned and operated by the Scripps Institute of Oceanography and UC San Diego. Operated from the Scripps Institute home port in Point Loma, the Bob and Betty Beyster is a shared-use research facility that is available for use by scientists, engineers, students and educators supported by federal, state, local and non-governmental agencies. The vessel is named in honor of the late Dr. J. Robert Beyster, founder of Science Applications International Corporation, and his widow Betty Beyster because of a philanthropic initiative that raised more than $1.2 million for the project in honor of Dr. Beyster. This named asset is mobile, for information on its exact location please refer to the Scripps Institute of Oceanography website.

Details

Naming Type: Donor
Building Location: Scripps institution of Oceanography
Date Constructed: January 1, 2019
Predominant Use: Laboratory/Research
Floors or Levels: --
Other Names:

R/V Bob and Betty Beyster

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