The 42m FRONTIER Fast Inshore Patrol Vessel is designed for use by navies, coast guard agencies and other maritime authorities. The 42 m FRONTIER IPV is able to perform typical missions such as maritime patrol, search-and-rescue and protection of economic waters. Offering designs for various speed requirements, these IPVs can quickly respond to various challenges through high performance and excellent seakeeping characteristics. The basic design can be easily adapted to suit littoral or confined and shallow waters environments and handle specific challenges, such as rapid interception of smugglers, pirates or rogue fishing vessels. The vessel can be fitted with weapons and systems in line with its mission profile.
The vessel is powered by three diesel driven waterjets and is fitted with two bow thrusters. A range of 1500nm can be achieved at a cruise speed of 21 knots with an impressive 32 knots max speed. For rapid RHIB deploy an aft launch has bene integrated to help perform specialized swift tasks.
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Hull / Superstructure Aluminium Wheelhouse Composite Length (LOA) 42 m Beam (BOA) (excl. fenders) 8.2 m Draft 2 m (max) Displacement 265 tons (full load) Classification Bureau Veritas
Max Speed 32 knots Cruise Speed 21 knots Range 1500 nm @ 30 knots
Engine 3 x MTU 16V 2000 M94 Propulsion 3 x DOEN Jets Bow Thursters 2 x 60 kW
Fuel Oil 70 000 L Fresh Water 20 000 L Compliment Customizable (max 26 berths)
Power Supply 400 VAC, 230 VAC, 24 VDC Genset 2 x CAT C7.1 188 kVA (or equal) Air Conditioning Ducted chilled water system
Navigation & Communication
GMDSS - A2 Compliant S-Band Radar, X-Band Radar
Fire Fighting Fifi Class 1 Station Keeping Dynamic Positioning (DP2) Hybrid Propulsion Diesel Engines & Electric Motors Ballistic Protection Wheelhouse STANAG Level II & Deckhouse STANAG Level I * Specifications subject to change