Robert W. Frampton, Captain
USCG License Document Number: USA000084915
State of Alaska Business License: 937990
Near Coastal Master, 200-Tons w/ Sail, Commercial Assistance
Tow & Radar Endorsements; STCW; TWIC; FCC Marine Radio Operator
Certified Basic Life Support, Adult, Child & Infant CPR Training
Certified Basic First Aid; Certified SCUBA diver
2011 to Present (350 sea days)
PNW Coastal (Pacific Northwest Coastal) -Owner
Principal of a maritime consulting business providing vessel specific
services: inspections and recommendations, purchase consultations,
systems design and engineering, vessel operations and deliveries.
Specialized maritime area of service is the Pacific Northwest:
Southeast Alaska, British Columbia, Salish Sea and Puget Sound.
Alaskan Legend Yacht Charters: Vessel manager & operator, 3 years;
managed 85' luxury charter vessel refit & SE Alaska charter operations.
State of Alaska, Department of Fish and Game
Boat Officer III: 110’ Research Vessels Medeia, 105’ Kestrel, 42’ Kittiwake
The Medeia is a 110’, 350-ton fisheries research and management vessel working
the inside, near and offshore waters of SE Alaska with a crew of four and scientific
staff of 10.
Position primarily served as the vessel's relief captain, staff captain and chief
engineer overseeing deck operations, scientific gear deployment & retrieval, system
maintenance, repair and up-grades, capital improvement budget development and
Waters operated: SE Alaska inside & near-shore, Gulf of Alaska, Prince William
Sound, British Columbia inside & near-shore waters.
State of Alaska, Department of Public Safety
Position: Vessel Engineer
The P/V Enforcer was a 65’, 100-ton fisheries and
wildlife patrol vessel working the inside, near and
offshore waters of SE Alaska with a crew of four and law
enforcement staff of two to six.
Position primarily served as the vessel's operating
engineer overseeing deck operations, vessel and
systems maintenance repair and up-grades,
budget development and contract preparations.
Waters operated: SE Alaska inside & near-shore
Small Craft Consultants
Position: Captain, Principal
Principal of a maritime consulting business providing a full range
of small vessel (vessels less than 100 tons) services and deliveries.
Delivered 45 vessels between Southeast Alaska and Washington State
via British Columbia inside and outer passages.
General responsibilities included activities necessary for the
successful operation of a small business, the safe and reliable
operation of vessels delivered over long distances, auxiliary systems
design and installation, vessel surveys and appraisals.
Waters operated: SE Alaska inside & near-shore, British Columbia
inside & near-shore, Salish Sea and Puget Sound.
Administration, Division of Telecommunications
North Pacific Ocean (AK-WA)
|Above: Alaska Dept of Fish &
Game 110' R/V Medeia
|Above: Capt. Bob & Father, 1987, M/V
All-Weather, the first of over 45 vessels
delivered to or from Alaska
|Pacific Northwest Coastal
Vessel Deliveries, Services, Consultations