|DIMENSIONS & DATA:
|| 23.5 m
|| 6.3 m
|| 1.4 m
|| 2 x 1800 hp
|| 12000 litres
|| 25 knots
|| 35 knots
|| >600 nm @ cruise
23m Patrol Boat
The craft is intended to fulfil the role of a Patrol Craft, including
such operations as patrol and interdiction duties in coastal, river
and port areas, escort duties, protection against terrorism and search
and rescue operations with a crew of 1 officer and 12 ratings.
The vessel is a planing moderate vee, silent double chine mono-hull
and is of proven form. She will be subject to certification by internationally
recognised classification society, Det Norske Veritas.
Powering is by twin diesel engines, each nominally rated at 1800 hp.
The twin drivelines will be comprised of an in-line, close coupled transmission
driving 900mm diameter 5 bladed propellers.
Two 25 kW generators are specified, supplying 230 volts single phase
electrical power. The vessel will be fully air conditioned throughout the
bridge, galley / wardroom and accommodation areas
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